[Talk-GB] Invalid building levels and building (part) height license compatibility

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Mon Mar 18 23:41:11 UTC 2019

On 19/03/19 10:13, Andy Townsend wrote:
> On 18/03/2019 21:05, Neil Matthews wrote:
>> P.S. Any suggestions  on how I can measure buildings "on-foot" 
>> greatly apreciated...
> If you can't get hold of one of these*: 
> https://www.aols.org/archives/historical-artifacts?page=13 , and if 
> you're after the heights of large buildings in a city that you can get 
> fairly close to, how about a plastic set-square held horizontal by 
> aligning the perpendicular side to a piece of string held down by a 
> weight?  The height of the building should be half your distance from 
> it.  Or just cheat and count the floors.
> Best Regards,
> Andy
> * turn the mirror through 90 degrees, look through the gap and at the 
> reflection of your eye, adjust the weight and read the number off the 
> scale

For a chimney that is surrounded by a building  I used the shadow of the 
chimney vs the shadow of the building. Do tag the source:height !  
Someone may be able to do better, if not at least it provides amusement 
for others.

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