42 Types of Map Symbols - With Their Color ||Civil Engineering Symbols|| - Civil Engineering

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42 Types of Map Symbols - With Their Color ||Civil Engineering Symbols||

42 Types of  Map Symbols

In a map, the objects are shown by symbols or signs, not by names.
Following are the 42 types of map symbols which are used for civil engineering surveying and leveling . 

And what color is used for different objects( like the river, railway, road bridge, culvert, tube well, open well, level crossing, temple, huts, church, tree, jungle, building, hedge, cultivate land, telegraph line, etc.) symbol in a map is also given.

1. North Line Symbol

For the north line, the symbol is like that
North Line Symbol
North Line Symbol
North line symbol color is Black.

2. Main Station or Triangulation Station Symbol

Main station or triangulation station symbol is like that
Main station or triangulation station symbol
Main Station or Triangulation Station Symbol
Main Station Symbol color is Red or crimson lake.

3. Traverse Stations or Substations Symbol

Symbol of traverse stations or substation is as follows
Traverse Stations or Substation Symbol
Traverse Stations or Substation Symbol
Traverse stations or substation symbol color is Red or crimson lake.

4. Chain Line Symbol

The symbol used for Chain line in a map is like that
Chain Line Symbol
Chain Line Symbol

Chain line symbol color is Red or crimson lake.

5. River Symbol

The symbol for the river.
River symbol
River Symbol
River symbol color is Prussian blue.

6. Canal Symbol

The symbol for the canal
Canal symbol
Canal Symbol
Canal symbol color is Prussian blue.

7. Lake or Pond Symbol

The symbol for the Lake or pond
Lake or pond symbol
Lake or Pond Symbol
Lake or pond symbol color in a map is Prussian blue.

8. Open Well Symbol

For open well, the symbol is like that
Open Well Symbol
Open Well Symbol

Open well symbol color is Prussian blue.

9. Tube Well Symbol

Tube well symbol is
Tube well symbol
Tube Well Symbol
Tube well symbol color in a map is Black.

10. Footpath Symbol

Symbol of the footpath is like that
Footpath symbol
Footpath Symbol 
Footpath symbol color is Black.

11. Metalled Road Symbol

Metalled road symbol is as below-
Metalled road symbol
Metalled Road Symbol

Metalled road symbol color is Burnt sienna.

12. Unmetalled Road Symbol

The symbol for the Unmetalled road
Unmetalled road symbol
Unmetalled Road Symbol
Unmetalled road symbol color is Burnt sienna.

13. Railway Line(Single) Symbol

For the railway line(single), the symbol is like that-
Symbol of Railway line(single)
Symbol of Railway Line(single)
Railway line(single) symbol color is Black.

14. Railway Line(Double) Symbol

The symbol for the Railway Line(double)-
Symbol of Railway Line(double)
Symbol of Railway Line(double)
Railway Line(double) symbol color is Black.

15. Road Bridge or Culvert Symbol

Symbol of the road bridge or culvert
Road bridge or culvert symbol
Road Bridge or Culvert Symbol
Road bridge or culvert symbol color is Black.

16. Railway Bridge or culvert

Railway bridge or culvert symbol-
Railway bridge or culvert symbol
Railway Bridge or Culvert Symbol
Railway bridge or culvert symbol color is Black.

17. Level Crossing Symbol

Symbol of level crossing
symbol of level crossing
Symbol of Level Crossing
The color of the level crossing symbol is Black and burnt sienna.

18. Wall with Gate

Symbol of the wall with the gate is-
Wall with gate symbol
Wall with Gate Symbol
Wall with gate symbol color is Black.

19. Boundary Line Symbol

The symbol for the Boundary line
Boundary line symbol
Boundary Line Symbol
The color of the boundary line symbol is Black.

20. Hedge Symbol

The symbol for a hedge is like that
Hedge symbol
Hedge Symbol
Hedge symbol color is Green.

21. Wire Fencing

Wire fencing symbol-
Wire Fencing Symbol
Wire fencing symbol color is Black.

22. Pipe Fencing

Pipe fencing symbol-
Pipe fencing symbol
Pipe fencing symbol
Pipe fencing symbol color is Prussian blue.

23. Wood Fencing

Wood fencing symbol-
Wood fencing symbol color is Yellow.

24. Building(Pukka) Symbol

The symbol for the Building(pukka) is like that
building(pukka) symbol
Building(pukka) Symbol
The color of the building(pukka) symbol is Crimson lake.

25. Building(Katcha) Symbol

The symbol used for building(Katcha) in a map is like that
Building(Katcha) Symbol
Building(Katcha) Symbol
The symbol color of the building(Katcha) is Umber.

26. Huts Symbol

The symbol used for huts is given below.
Huts Symbol
Huts Symbol
Huts symbol color is Yellow.

27. Temple Symbol

Temple symbol used in a map is like that
Temple symbol
Temple Symbol
Temple symbol color is Crimson lake.

28. Church Symbol

Church symbol used in a map is as below.
Church symbol
Church Symbol
Church symbol color is Crimson lake.

29. Mosque Symbol

Mosque symbol is like that
Mosque symbol
Mosque Symbol
Mosque symbol color is Crimson lake.

30. Benchmark Symbol

The symbol used for benchmark in a map is-
Benchmark Symbol
Benchmark Symbol
Benchmark symbol color is Black.

31. Tree Symbol

Symbol of the tree in a map-
Tree symbol
Tree Symbol
The color of the tree symbol is Green.

32. Jungle Symbol

Symbol of the jungle
Jungle symbol
Jungle Symbol
The color of the jungle symbol is Green.

33. Orchard Symbol

Symbol of the orchard
Orchard symbol
Orchard Symbol
Orchard symbol color is Green.

34. Cultivated land symbol

Symbol of the cultivated land
Symbol of the cultivated land
Symbol of The Cultivated Land
The symbol color of the cultivated land is Black & Green.

35. Barren land symbol

The symbol for the barren land
barren land symbol
Barren Land Symbol
Barren land symbol color is Black.

36. Rough pasture Symbol

Symbol for the rough pasture
Rough pasture Symbol
Rough paster symbol color is Black.

37. Marsh or Swamp Symbol

The symbol used for marsh or swamp in a map is as below.
Marsh or swamp symbol
Marsh or Swamp Symbol
Marsh or swamp symbol color is Black.

38. Embankment Symbol

Embankment symbol
Embankment symbol
Embankment Symbol
Embankment symbol color is Black.

39. Cutting Symbol

The cutting symbol is
Cutting symbol
Cutting Symbol
Cutting symbol color is Black.

40. Telegraph Line & post Symbol

The symbol used for the telegraph line in a map is like that
Symbol of Telegraph Line
Symbol of Telegraph Line
The symbol used for the telegraph post
Symbol of Telegraph Post
Symbol of Telegraph Post
Telegraph line & post symbol color is Black.

41. Electric line & post Symbol

The symbol for electric line

Symbol of Electric Line
Symbol of Electric Line
The symbol for electric post
Symbol of Electric Post
Symbol of Electric Post
Electric line & post symbol color is Black.

42. Burial ground or Cemetery Symbol

The symbol used to indicate burial ground or cemetery is as below.
Burial ground or cemetery symbol
Burial ground or Cemetery symbol
Burial ground or cemetery symbol color is Crimson lake.
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