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I did manage to get what I wanted -- JK, farming near Kroonstad

Category: Maps -> South African data -> SA contours (20m)

Description: This map is only available as a 7-zip archive which is much smaller than regular ZIP archives.

Last updated: February 22nd, 2014
This is not the date of the source data, but rather when the map was last worked on. See data source below.

File size: 471.4MB (7z)

Source: National Geo-spatial Information (Department of Rural Development and Land Reform) (www.ngi.gov.za)

Data obtained from source: January 17th, 2014

Installation instructions:
Unzip all the files into a folder that is not under C:\Program Files. Recent versions of Windows make ZIP archives look like folders, but you must unzip everything into a folder e.g. C:\MyMaps before opening the .map file with PlanetGIS. Right-click on the .zip file and click "Extract All..."

Download locations:
Johannesburg: 7z (471.4MB)
Dublin: 7z (471.4MB)
BitTorrent: 7z (471.4MB)
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Downloads to date: 1567

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