Essential for all mariners using Admiralty charts (both paper and ARCS), this publication illustrates Symbols and Abbreviations in full colour, along with full explanations. The publication also contains information on hydrography, topography and navigational aids and services.
The book features details of:
•Admiralty and INT (from the international chart series) symbols clearly illustrated in full colour
•Hydrography – the nature and conditions of the seabed
•Topography – natural and man-made features
•Navigational aids and services
•Abbreviations of principal English and foreign charts
•General information on the content of Admiralty Charts
Originally produced in chart format and formally known as Chart 5011 NP5011 – Symbols and Abbreviations used on Admiralty Charts, is now published in a convenient A4 booklet.