Rescue Geography

Exploring Eastside with mobile technologies


Download the exhibition catalogue An exhibition of the Digbeth/Eastside research was held 24-31 October 2008 at MADE in Fazeley Street along with a photographic installation by Dan Burwood.
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Edited highlights of interviews with pictures for Google Earth Compilation of quotes from our interviewees with photos of the locations being talked about
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Videos of Eastside in Google Earth View video footage of Eastside recorded with a helmet mounted camera 19 October 2008
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Ambient noise recordings in Google Earth Ambient sounds recorded around Eastside on 16 January 2008.
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Google Earth image of development parcels Development areas in upper Eastside as at June 2007.
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Image of 1890 Ordnance Survey for Eastside The First Edition Ordnance Survey (1887-8)  for the Eastside/Digbeth area.
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Noise data in Google Earth Download our first attempt at noise mapping to open in Google Earth
Points with decibel readings
Noise contour map
Google Earth Linear Typology of Eastside Rough classifications of the Eastside/Digbeth area according to different linear features that can be walked along. 
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User generated map of Eastside How do you feel about Eastside? 
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Don't have Google Earth?

Some of this material comprises maps that will open in your browser window, but for KML files you will need Google Earth.  If you don't already have it on your computer you can download it from here.