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Hellwig's map of Silesia, year 1561

The map captures a territory of Silesia, Glatz, most of the Upper and Lower Lusatia and the adjacent border region, it is dated to 1561. Martin Helwig is an author. It is oriented to the south. 327 settlements, hydrography, vegetation and relief is shown on the map. German terminology is used, descriptions are in Latin and German. It was a model for Fabricius map of Moravia. It has a rich heraldic decoration. It includes the oldest known record of the legendary Krakonoš. It was very instructive, it should serve also for the educational purposes.



Data identification

Citation
Source name: Hellwig's map of Silesia, year 1561
Alternative name:
Reference datum
Reference date: 1561
Event: creation
Data identifier
Unique identifier: CZ-00025712-CUZK_HELLWIG_T
Name space: ČÚZK
Unique identifier: 632784
Name space: ČÚZK
Contact to the organisation responsible for the data
Person name: Kronus, Miroslav, RNDr.
Name of the organisation: Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre
Responsible organisation information
Contact phone
Phone: +420 284 041 681
Fax: +420 284 041 416
Address
Delivery place: Pod sídlištěm 9
City: Praha 8
ZIP code: 182 11
Country: Czech Republic
Online source
Contact hours: Mo-Fr 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM CET
Supplementary information:
Role: custodian
Other information:
Abstract: The map captures a territory of Silesia, Glatz, most of the Upper and Lower Lusatia and the adjacent border region, it is dated to 1561. Martin Helwig is an author. It is oriented to the south. 327 settlements, hydrography, vegetation and relief is shown on the map. German terminology is used, descriptions are in Latin and German. It was a model for Fabricius map of Moravia. It has a rich heraldic decoration. It includes the oldest known record of the legendary Krakonoš. It was very instructive, it should serve also for the educational purposes.
Purpose:
Responsible organisation
Person name: Kronus, Miroslav, RNDr.
Name of the organisation: Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre
Responsible organisation information
Contact phone
Phone: +420 284 041 681
Fax: +420 284 041 416
Address
Delivery place: Pod sídlištěm 9
City: Praha 8
ZIP code: 182 11
Country: Czech Republic
Online source
Contact hours: Mo-Fr 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM CET
Supplementary information:
Role: custodian
Maintenance info
Maintenance and update frequency: notPlanned
Date of planned source revision:
Maintenance note: It is not a subject of update, it is a preserved map copy.
Keywords
Keyword: Zeměpisné názvy
Keyword: Vodopis
Officially registered thesaurus
Name: GEMET - INSPIRE themes, version 1.0
Reference datum
Reference date: 2008-06-01
Event: publication
Organisation responsible for the thesaurus:
Name of the organisation: Joint Research Centre
Role: pointOfContact
Keywords
Keyword: old map
Keyword: preserved map
Officially registered thesaurus
Name: ČÚZK Dictionary of Terms
Reference datum
Reference date: 2009-01-01
Event: publication
Organisation responsible for the thesaurus:
Name of the organisation: Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre
Role: pointOfContact
Keywords
Keyword: historical map copy
Keyword: 1561
Keyword: Hellwig
Keyword: Silesia
Officially registered thesaurus
Name: Other keywords
Reference datum
Reference date: 2013-07-23
Event: revision
Organisation responsible for the thesaurus:
Name of the organisation: Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre
Role: pointOfContact
Source restriction
Source legislative restrictions
Access and use terms: Charging according to Pricelist of products and services
Public access restriction: otherRestrictions
Other restrictions: Terms of use see Terms of trade
Data security restrictions
Classification: unclassified
Type of spatial representation: grid
Spatial resolution
Correspondent scale
Scale factor: 0
Source language: cze
Character set: utf8
Thematic category: location
Thematic category: inlandWaters
Data extension
Extent information: Silesia
Geographic limitations
Minimal bounding box
Westernmost coordinate: 12.09
Easternmost coordinate: 18.86
Southernmost coordinate: 48.55
Northernmost coordinate: 51.06
Time extent -
Altitude extension
Minimal value:
Maximal value:
Vertical datum:

Reference system (horizontal, vertical or temporal)


Distribution

Distribution formate
Name: tisk
Version: not defined
Specification:
Distributor
Contact information:
Name of the organisation: Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre
Responsible organisation information
Contact phone
Phone: +420 284 043 533
Fax:
Address
Delivery place: Pod sídlištěm 9
City: Praha 8
ZIP code: 182 11
Country: Czech Republic
Contact hours: Mo-Fr 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM CET
Supplementary information: Přesné informace o otevírací době prodejny map jsou uvedeny na http://www.cuzk.cz/Zememerictvi/Geograficke-podklady/Prodejny-map/Oteviraci-hodiny-prodejen-map.aspx
Role: distributor
Transfer possibilities
Units of distribution: Silesia
Size of transfer unit in MB: 0
Online
Offline
Name: hardcopy

Data quality

Level of scope
Quality description level: series
Report - INSPIRE compliance
Test identifier: CZ-00025712-CUZK_MCR1M-DQ_DomainConsistency-1
Conformity
Specification
Name: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1089/2010 of 23 November 2010 implementing Directive 2007/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards interoperability of spatial data sets and services
Alternative name:
Reference date
Reference date: 2010-12-08
Event: publication
Test description: Data set series conformity testing with INSPIRE implementing rules for spatial data sets and services interoperability.
Degree of conformity: false
Report – completness – omission
Measure name: Evaluation of completeness of Czech Republic territory coverage by the data set series
Measure identification: CZ-00025712-CUZK_MCRP1M_T-DQ_CompletenessOmission-1
Measure description:
Date and time of the measure: 2012-11-13T12:00:00
Test result – quantitative
Value domain: %
Value: 100
Data origin
Data origin information: