Chapter 8: Southern Hamlets, Villages, and Towns
Two factors—railway lines and the DLS system— influence the location and form of settlements in southern
The arrangement can produce a road orientation that is at an angle to the squares of the DLS (e.g. Hartney and Dauphin). Other settlements have a road system that harmonizes with the DLS into which the urban pattern is slotted, with roads trending north/south and east/west (e.g.
The town of
At the large scale of the photo, individual buildings can be located and identified. As is often the case the most obvious are a rink 10 (ice hockey and curling) in the northeast and a school 11 in the southeast. Sewage lagoons, one dark-toned 12 and one light 13, can be seen in the north.
Figure 8.16: Hartney
Vertical air photograph: A19905-120
Flight height: 9,450 feet a.s.l.; lens focal length: 152.16 mm
Scale: 1:16,500 (approx.)
Date: May 28, 1967
Location: Township 6; Range 23 WI
Map sheets: 1:250,000 62F Virden
1:50,000 62F/7 Hartney