Newcastle Through the Eyes of Nazi Planners

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    "....Ordnance Survey maps certainly provided Nazi Germany with the most detailed cartography of Newcastle and Gateshead they could hope for. In a series of maps—entitled Militärgeographische Einzelangaben über England: Militärgeographische Objektkarten und Objektbildern or roughly The Military Geography of England: Object Maps and Object Images­—Ordnance Survey maps were overlaid with purple outlines indicating a ‘military object’...."
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    Metal and Dust
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    Local (Co-Curate)
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    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Peter Smith
    Last modified: 9 months, 2 weeks ago
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