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The Awards > The Ordnance Survey MasterMap Award 2006

The Ordnance Survey MasterMap Award for 'Better Mapping'
This award is to encourage innovative and stimulating map products derived from, and composed mainly of, Ordnance Survey's MasterMap data. The award comprises a trophy and a certificate and is being run by The British Cartographic Society with the support of Ordnance Survey.

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The BCS were very pleased to welcome Bob Lilley of Ordnance Survey to present the award.

WINNER

Presentation

The Glasgow and the Clyde Valley Structure Plan Joint Committee
Glasgow and the Clyde Valley Urban Greenspace Mapping

The Glasgow and the Clyde Valley Structure Plan Joint Committee have used the OS MasterMap topographical layer, together with OS AddressPoint data in a different and innovative way to produce their Glasgow and the Clyde Valley Urban Greenspace Mapping.
The map provides an effective and efficient planning tool and makes it possible for government and other organisations to better understand the quality, quantity and character of green space resources and its distribution. It also enable s the relationship between green space amd other social, economic and environmental datasets to be analysed, thus creating and intelligent dataset for shared use.

Bob Lilley from Ordnance Survey presents the OS MasterMap Award for Better Mapping to the BCS President Seppe Cassettari on Glasgow's behalf.

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Entries were received from:

Entrant

Title

Centremaps OS MasterMap plus
Glasgow and the Clyde Valley Structure Plan Joint Committee Glasgow and the Clyde Valley Urban Greenspace Mapping
Global Mapping Nuneaton & Bedworth Local Plan Interactive Website
London Borough of Barking & Dagenham Flatted Accommodation
West Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive (Metro) Cross Gates Rail Station Passenger Information Display

Photography by Martin Lubikowski
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