Archive for August, 2009

London V2 rocket attacks mapped

Just seen this relatively old post on Londonist, mapping rocket attacks on London during 1944. Interesting not only through its use of history and GIS but because it gives us an insight into how the city we live in today was shaped by WW2.

London shared space high streets

I really like these – Walworth, Kensington etc.

http://londonist.com/2009/07/kensington_shared_space_scheme_twea.php

Gotham and fictional cities

This ties in to my masters thesis…

Dark Knight/ White Heat: The architecture of Gotham City

Gotham City on wikipedia

Gotham – Life without buildings