Feed: The Map Room

A weblog about maps

Posts under tag: uk

New Books for May 2018

May 29 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps books france hand-drawn literature


In Praise of Inset Maps

Mar 30 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  cartography censorship inset maps scotland shetland


Bruce Gittings on the Shetland Controversy

Mar 23 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  censorship scotland shetland uk


Don’t Put Shetland in a Box

Mar 21 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  censorship scotland shetland uk


Ogilby’s Britannia

Mar 19 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1600s antique maps john ogilby uk


Dan Bell’s ‘Tolkien-Style’ Maps of the Lake District

Jan 24 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  art cumbria fantasy map design fantasy maps lake district


Geological Mosaic Map

Dec 05 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  art geology mosaics museums uk


Fast Food vs. Schools in London

Nov 29 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  cities england fast food food human geography


History of Britain in Maps

Nov 15 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps books uk


Mapping the Borders

Nov 14 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  art events exhibitions lectures uk


Ben Smith’s Maps of British Stream Names

Oct 27 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  great britain linguistics rivers streams toponyms


Mapping Bristol

May 09 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps bristol cities uk web mapping


Post-Brexit EU Map Shows Independent Scotland

Feb 24 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  brexit eu europe scotland uk


William Smith’s Geological Maps Online

Feb 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1800s antique maps geology uk web mapping


Oxford: Mapping the City

Feb 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps books oxford uk


Soviet Spy Maps, Redux

Dec 15 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  books cold war conflicts espionage russia


New Biography of 17th-Century Cartographer John Ogilby

Dec 11 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1600s antique maps books john ogilby uk


Iwan Bala’s Controversial Brexit Exhibition

Nov 25 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  art brexit exhibitions uk


xkcd’s British Map

Nov 14 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  art comics funny uk xkcd



Tag cloud

1500s  1600s  1700s  1800s  2016 us elections  academe  aerial  alabama  alaska  ancient rome  android  antarctica  antique maps  apple  apple maps  april fool  arctic  art  astronomy  auctions  augmented reality  australia  awards  bellerby  big maps  biography  blogs  book reviews  books  boston  bpl  british library  burma  california  canada  cartograms  cartography  cartoons  censorship  children  china  choropleth  cities  climate change  cognitive mapping  collecting  colonialism  comics  conferences  conflicts  conservation  crime  crowdsourcing  data visualizations  developer tools  disaster mapping  disasters  dot density maps  driving directions  earth observatory  earthquakes  education  election results  elections  electoral districts  environment  esri  europe  events  exhibitions  fantasy  fantasy map design  fantasy maps  fires  first nations  fitness  flooding  florida  food  forgeries  france  funny  gall-peters projection  geography  geology  gerrymandering  gif  gift guides  gis  glaciers  global warming  globemaking  globes  google  google earth  google maps  gores  gps  greenland  guns  hand-drawn  harvard  health  history  history of cartography  housekeeping  human geography  humanitarian  hurricane harvey  hurricane irma  hurricane maria  hurricanes  imaginary maps  india  indigenous  industry  infrastructure  ios  ipad  iphone  ireland  leventhal  libraries  linguistics  london  los angeles  maine  map collecting  map design  map errors  map fairs  map literacy  map projections  map publishers  map societies  map stores  mapmaking  mapping the personal  maps and literature  mapzen  memorabilia  mercator  middle-earth  migration  military  mixed media  mobile  movies and television  myanmar  nacis  nasa  national geographic  nautical  navigation  new york city  new york times  new zealand  noaa  obituaries  oceans  openstreetmap  ordnance survey  osher  ottawa  pei  pennsylvania  peters projection  phantom islands  pictorial maps  planisphere  poetry  politics  population  posters  printing  privacy  puerto rico  railroads  railways  reddit  remote sensing  rumsey  russia  san francisco  satellite  satellite imagery  satire  schools  scotland  self-driving cars  shetland  snow  soviet union  strava  street view  surveying  texas  textiles  tolkien  topo maps  toponyms  traffic  transit  travel  tube  uk  uncategorised  unusual maps  urbano monte  usa  virginia  virtual globes  waldseemüller  washington dc  washington post  waze  weather and climate  web mapping  wildfires  wildlife  women  world war i  world war ii  wwi  xkcd