Archive for July, 2010

Bristol Blitzed


I’m dead interested in the possibilities of these newfangled Google Map things, and have this grand ambitious plan to maybe one day make a sort of definitive map of Bristol weirdness. In the meantime, and to help with something else I was working on, I thought I’d make a wee map of places of Blitz […]

The good folks at Arnos Vale Cemetery noticed that it’s 70 years ago today – July 8 – that Elsie Davison died. She was just one of the many casualties of the Second World War, no more or less deserving of commemoration than all the others. But she is quite interesting. She was almost certainly […]