The Coventry Standard 9 Aug 1867 carried notice of the sale by auction of Brandon Silk Throwing Mills on that very day.
The property comprised the mills, residence, meadow and water power on the River Avon. 280 more words
If you want your map to be successful in portraying it’s story or message then it’s important to start with user requirements.
It’s important to fully understand the users requirements in terms of information hierarchy and match the visual hierarchy accordingly – that is to say that they will notice the MOST important information first and the LEAST, last. 380 more words
Way back in February a friend alerted me to the Map Return Scheme being run by the Ordnance Survey people. Of course I immediately emailed them to ask for a box of old maps but heard nothing so assumed I’d been unsuccessful, as they were offering them on a first come, first served basis. 80 more words