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Three maps to explore Dartmoor with

When we were out on Saturday with the National Trust Wild Tribe 10 Tors teams I found the remains of this Ordnance Survey map buried deep within a hedge near Fernworthy. 199 more words

Dartmoor

15. Punkish 'Love You' Cards

These are Valentine cards I made last year, and then kept in a shoe box under my bed.

During the next few days I am going to try to record them here. 117 more words

Alison Sye

Ordnance Survey Maps - Six-inch England and Wales, 1842-1952

At the National Library of Scotland.

The most comprehensive, topographic mapping covering all of England and Wales from the 1840s to the 1950s. Two editions for all areas, and then regular updates in the 20th century for urban or rapidly changing areas.

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92 - Ordnance Survey Lancashire, 1893

The 1893 Ordnance Survey map of Lancashire shows Ancoats Hospital and its enrivons over a century ago. Although the distinctive shape of the Rochdale and Ashton canal marks this out as the same landscape, the place would be mostly unrecognizable to a nineteenth-century Ancoats resident transported to the present day for a stroll along… 499 more words