Flying through 17th century London

Flying through 17th century LondonOpen Culture is an amazing resource for teaching and research and well worth exploring; the audio recordings are often especially amazing. Here though I have chosen a link for the blog which features in my teaching on a Tudor module. I often use historic maps in my teaching and talk about immersive spaces, asking students to imagine distances between key sites of interest- the link here links to an animation that depicts London before the Great Fire of 1666. It’s an animation based in the most meticulous piece of research, drawing extensively on maps, and is useful in so many ways. HAve a look…

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