Custom 1:50 000 Geological Maps

Custom 1:50 000 Geological Maps

£30.00 (no VAT)

A 1:50 000 Custom Map allows you to choose the exact location of a geological map for most places in Great Britain and displays the surface geology with bedrock and superficial deposits both coloured on the main map and bedrock with no superficial in a smaller side map.

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The Shop will be unavailable between 17:00 on Wednesday 8th February and 09:00 on Thursday 9th February.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


Click on the map to set the center point for your Custom Map - or enter co-ordinates below. Click "Proceed" when you have set your location.

UK BNG Grid Reference

Lat/Lon Grid Reference

Customize your map


Additional information

The maps are printed on 120 gsm paper using UV resistant ink.

Maps will be supplied flat.

A 1:50 000 map face displays an area of 25 x 25 km.

The geological source data displayed in the main map face uses the latest version of the 1:50 000 scale digital geological map data: BGS Geology 50k. It displays the surface geology with bedrock and superficial deposits both coloured on the main map and bedrock with no superficial in a smaller side map.