With this tool, cartographers could measure linear distances on maps by running the tiny wheel along the line between two points. Then they calculated the actual ground distance using the dial reading and the map’s scale.
Quote on cut out heart of map of where the person lives
Comprehensive online guide to walking the Great Glen Way, a long distance path that runs coast-to-coast from Fort William to Inverness. Detailed description of every stage of the route and Ordnance Survey mapping.
No such "place" as Scandinavia. a mountain range, Scandit Mountains, runs through Norway & Sweden. Finland, because attached, gets rolled in to "scandinavian countries" . A better expression would be Nordic Countries.