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The Awards > The John C. Bartholomew Award 2013

The John C. Bartholomew Award for Small Scale Mapping
This award is presented for originality and excellence in the field of thematic (non-topographic, 1:100,000 and smaller) cartography with emphasis on effective communication of the intended theme or themes. The award comprises a trophy, 500 prize and a certificate and is being run by The British Cartographic Society with the support of Collins Bartholomew and the Bartholomews family.

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The John C. Bartholomew Award is sponsored by Collins Bartholomew, and the family of the late John C. Bartholomew.
Jim Irvine, Head of Digital Resources and the Collins Newsroom, presented the award.


Presentation Peter Fretwell, Mapping & Geographic Information Centre, British Antarctica Survey
Bedmap2: Bedrock Topology of Antarctica

This image depicts the differences between Antarctica's ice sheet, top, with its underlying topography. The map, produced by the British Antarctic Survey, illustrates the frozen continent with a level of clarity and resolution never before available, including a look at the mountain landscapes buried in ice and valleys that run deeper than previously known. (Image by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center)

Peter Fretwell is presented with the award from Jim Irvine.

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Mike Murphy, University of Cork
The Atlas of the Irish Famine

Photography by Martin Lubikowski @MartinMLDesign
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