[Talk-GB] Fwd: [cultural-partners] High Quality map released
richard.symonds at wikimedia.org.uk
Tue May 12 13:03:04 UTC 2015
FYI: A high-resolution map of Newport from 1845 has been uploaded by the
National Library of Wales. It's a bit out of date (170 years or so) but may
be of use to some mappers.
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From: Jason J. Evans <jason.evans at llgc.org.uk>
Date: 12 May 2015 at 13:38
Subject: [cultural-partners] High Quality map released
To: cultural-partners at wikimedia.ch
Hi every one,
Just to let you all know, the National Library of Wales have taken another
big step towards open access by uploaded a very high res copy of a historic
tithe map. The map shows the city of Newport in Wales - which was surveyed
around the time of the Chartist uprisings (Newport uprising)
We have uploaded the map as a whole at a reasonable resolution here:
and also in High Quality sections here:
I also plan add geo-referencing data (which already exists) to the map when
I have time.
Please let me know what you think!
Wicipediwr Preswyl / Wikipedian in Residence
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / National Library of Wales
jason.evans at llgc.org.uk
Ffon/Tel: +44 (0)1970 632405
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