Tag: map

The Russians aren’t coming

“New maps revealed” says the Mail and although I think I’ve seen these before, Soviet era Russian maps of Brum are surely not new anyway. They are pretty interesting tho’, and apparently have “military targets” down at Fort Dunlop. You’ll…

Cozy Powell? That’s miles away

Ages ago we asked you to contribute to a Google Map. A Brum music map, of not just musicians or venues or bands, but mangers, personalities, shops, companies, collectives and hang-outs. That map is still open for contributions, but you…

Brum Music Map

Please help us, and the Birmingham Music Archive build up a “music map” of Birmingham. We’re looking to map anything; bands, singers, musicians, promoters, managers, venues, record shops, music shops, hangouts, anything that has a “place” and that place in…

Artists commisioned for new MAC

When the MAC re-opens in Cannon Hill Park — next year — there are going to be a load of new piece of art, some inside and permanent, some outside, some transitory. You can see about some of them (with…

Interactive Travel Map

Based on Google Maps, Network West Midlands (who are in overall charge of buses trains and the metro) have done a great job on this map. Not only can you zoom right down into individual bus-stops – but you can…

Digbeth – a video “Type and Architecture” tour

Here is a Google Map with tons of videos featuring "typographic historian" Ben Waddington all placed around Digbeth — it's the stunning work of Nicky over at Digbeth is Good. [link] Or you can watch all the vids one after…

A to Zedding

Random trips around the A to Z, glorious psychogeography: “A-to-Zedding is much more than just a hobby. It’s an intellectual, spiritual and deeply personal pastime. The A-to-Zedder’s dream is to visit and gain a deep understanding of every ‘square’ in…