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Maps | Maps and topography | Birmingham City Council

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Historically, topographical maps were developed and driven by military requirements. Such maps show the topography or ‘lie’ of the land in addition to features such as roads, land use, settlements etc; that is, both natural and man-made features.

Maps can help with academic research, family history, personal interests or commercial purposes and we welcome all to use these comprehensive resources.