The History of Leith

August 5, 2011

Ye Olde Google Mappe: Researchers make searchable online version of oldest surviving map of Britain

The oldest surviving map of the British Isles has been digitally captured and turned into a Google Maps-style online resource. The 14th century Gough map is one of this country’s most important historical documents – it formed the basis for almost all the maps of Britain for 200 years. for more click here

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