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A series of maps covering the north and south coastal areas of Kenya. The original survey was undertaken as a project under the British Technical co-operation programme arranged between the Government of Kenya and the Government of the United Kingdom (Overseas development Administration. The geological mapping was carried out between 1977 and 1980. The topographic backdrop was derived from the 1: 50 000 scale Y731 Series with updated road information. Each map shows a coastal section and the geology associated with it. The maps are black and which and rely on the map codes to identify the geology at any given location.
Y742 is a series of 1: 50 000 scale topographic maps which were published between 1963 and 1991. The map series covers the border between Kenya and Tanzania with a number of the maps being published by each government. Several of the maps have been released as a series of versions. The collection held by the Geodata Centre does not include all versions of the maps produced. Publishers: D.O.S. Directorate of \overseas Surveys Tanganyika Government; TSD/OSD Governement of the United Kingdom (Ordnance Survey) for the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania; TSD Ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development Tanzania; SK Survey Kenya
Small selection of the 1: 50 000 scale SK61 topographic map series. These are later rereleased editions of the map series. Currently (November 2018) only a small number of the maps from this series are held by the Geodata Centre.
Series of maps showing the southern part of the Kenya rift valley. Map data was collected at various scales but maps are presented to be printed at 1: 135 000 if the pdf versions are printed at 36x24 inches. Maps show bedrock geology and structural elements and include a section of the DEM with hillshading and a cross section.
Y732 (1: 50 000 scale) Topographic Maps area a series of maps produced by the Uganda Governemnt between 1963 and 1972. The maps cover the interbational boundary area between Kenya and Uganda. Previous versions of the maps have been published and it is possible that further editions have been released. The list contains those maps from the series currently (November 2018) held by the Geodata Centre.
Geological map of Kenya with bouguer gravity contours overlaid. Data was compiled from observations listed in Swain and Khan, 1977, 'Kenya, a catalogue of gravity measurements' by Leicester University (same authors) using a density of 2.67, datum IGSN 1971 and 1967 gravity formula. Contours are in mgl (milli galileo - measure of gravity) as positive and negative values. West of 37 deg 30' Long. Contours by Beicip every 5mgl from station data recorded on tapes by Leicester University. Updated from Amoco data in Lotikipi Gatome area by Beicip-Franlab 2001. East of 37 deg 30' Long. Contours every 10mgl from Bouger map of Kenya, 1982 at 1: 1 000 000, Leicester University. Modified by Beicip with additional information in the Garissa-wajir area and offshore area.
Series of eight maps showing the geology of the Migori Gold Belt from west to east. The maps were geologically and topographically surveyed by R.M. Shackleton and drawn for reporduction by M.Afzal.
Index map showing the location and extents of published geological mapping in Kenya. Index includes an indication of the scale at which the area was mapped and the map sheet number. The index refelects historical content as no recent i.e later the 1990's maps are included.
The Preliminary Plot 1: 50 000 scale map serises are the initial topographic maps developed for Kenya. They are nbased on air photographs captured by the Royal Air Force (United Kingdom). They are essentially black an dwhite maps showing a simple interpretation of the key topographic features. CRS: Transverse Mercator, Clarke 1880. Publishers: DCS Directorate of Colonial Surveys (United Kingdom Government); KS Kenya Survey; GSGS War Office (United Kingdom Government); DOS Directorate of Overseas Surveys (United kingdom Government) Except map A37 VI SW South Ndakathima which is in Arc (1960) Clarke (1880)
Geological maps by sheet area showing the geology at 1: 125 000 scale. The mappping has been carried out in a series of phases, initiated in 1949 by the then Ministry of Commerce and Industry Mines and Geological Department, a second phase of mapping was undertaken in the 1960's to early 1970's under the guidance of the Ministry of Natural Resources Mines and Geological Department with final maps being produced by the Ministry of Environment and Natural resources Mines and geological department in the late 1980's.