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 hamlet of
The large scale of the photo permits identification of some buildings: one larger building on the main street is probably a store 7, in the south is a school 8 with a playing field next to it 9, and near to it is a long narrow building 10, the curling rink.
Most of the land surrounding
Figure 8.25: Eden
Vertical air photograph: A18658-129
Flight height: 11,200 feet a.s.l.; lens focal length: 152.13 mm
Scale: 1:16,200 (approx.)
Date: September 20, 1964
Location: Township 16; Range 15 WI
Map sheets: 1:250,000 62J Neepawa