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.
Haywood is located on the
Most of the land has been cleared for agriculture, but still several areas of trees remain 5. Farms are widely distributed 6 with about one per section.
Figure 8.26: Haywood
Vertical air photograph: A16591-135
Flight height: 9,010 feet a.s.l.; lens focal length: 152.34 mm
Scale: 1:16,000 (approx.)
Date: July 2, 1959
Location: Township 8; Range 6 WI
Map sheets: 1:250,000 62G Brandon