[talk-au] 1958 maps
isergean at hih.com.au
Sun Jan 13 23:37:34 GMT 2008
James Andrewartha <trs80 at tartarus.uwa.edu.au> wrote:
> I'm on holiday at my grandparents' house in Victor Harbor, and have come
> across some government maps from 1958. Are these out of copyright now,
> or do I have to wait until next year before I can use them for OSM?
Copyright "expires" 50 years after the end of the year in which the work
Work was published in 1958, so copyright expires 1st Jan 1959 + 50 years,
which is 1st Jan 2009 by my calcs.
Sounds like you should plan an early night for Dec 31.
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