[Talk-GB] UK war office maps of Africa digitised

Jez Nicholson jez.nicholson at gmail.com
Sun Jan 31 11:39:45 UTC 2016

Actually, I take it back.... Andy, after pointing me at
agree that you are quite right.

On Sat, 30 Jan 2016 at 19:02 David Woolley <forums at david-woolley.me.uk>

> On 30/01/16 18:03, Jez Nicholson wrote:
> > Andy, I respectfully beg to differ. Crown copyright does expire after 50
> > years but owners of scans claim 'sweat of the brow' grants them
> > copyright of the images made. Even the people at NPE Maps claim it
> > http://www.npemap.org.uk/tileLicence.html but they renounce any claim on
> > derived data.
> However, I believe that it will, at most, create copyrights in the
> imagery, not database rights.
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