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Atlas conventions
  • Heading / Title
  • North
  • Key
  • Scale
  • Printing - Mix of Upper and Upper and Lower case
  • Printing can be different fonts/colours for different elements
  • Horizontal printing
  • Grid lines and Grid references
  • Date
  • May use symbols and lines
  • May be different shapes





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