Land Surveying History Hub is a place for land surveyors to discuss and share surveying history for education of future generations of surveyors. As a member of this Hub, you can contribute to the Surveying History Timeline and help Build land surveying time capsules. Contribute what your experience and knowledge to the first ever interactive timeline of land surveying history.
Land Surveying dates back to 1400 B.C.? Ancient Egyptians utilized land surveying for the taxation of land plots and used measuring ropes, plumb bobs and other instruments to measure plots of land.