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Bartholomew's Cycling Map of England and Wales

1. Map Man: Series 2, Bartholomew's Cycling Map of England and Wales

Nicholas Crane uses Bartholomew's Cycling Map to find a route through the Lake District.

Timothy Pont's Map of Scotland

2. Map Man: Series 2, Timothy Pont's Map of Scotland

Nicholas Crane looks at how Timothy Pont set off to survey Scotland in 1583.

Caledonian Road

3. The Secret History of Our Streets: Series 1, Caledonian Road

Looking at Caledonian Road, which has always been resolutely working class.

Camberwell Grove

2. The Secret History of Our Streets: Series 1, Camberwell Grove

Looking at Camberwell Grove, an elegant oddity now set amid the seething inner city.

Deptford High Street

1. The Secret History of Our Streets: Series 1, Deptford High Street

Looking at Deptford High Street, once seen as 'the Oxford Street of south London'.

Medieval Maps - Mapping the Medieval Mind

1. The Beauty of Maps: Medieval Maps - Mapping the Medieval Mind

The story of the Hereford Mappa Mundi, the largest intact Medieval wall map in the world.

Windows on the World

1. Maps: Power, Plunder and Possession: Windows on the World

How maps are both snapshots of defining moments in history and tools of political power.