[Talk-GB] 'Romantic London' - reusing Horwood's 1790's map
sk53.osm at gmail.com
Tue Oct 27 17:53:46 UTC 2015
I suspect that the BL use Klokan <http://www.klokantech.com/>'s tools,
rather than the NYPL MapWarper stack which is what is on Wikimedia.
On 27 October 2015 at 17:02, Dan S <danstowell+osm at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2015-10-27 14:40 GMT+00:00 Richard Symonds <
> richard.symonds at wikimedia.org.uk>:
> > This is excellent - but didn't the NLS do something similar not long ago?
> You mean this?
> If so, I can't find a way to switch quickly between OSM-vs-old.
> Perhaps it's not georeferenced. Also their maps are later, so
> "Bencroft's Alms Houses" had already become "Bancroft's Hospital" ;)
> I know the British Library had that crowdsourcing map-warper project,
> too. Not sure if there's a slippy-map as with Horwood's - anyone?
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