Yorkshire Dales National Park gets Tolkien-style map

Yorkshire Dales National Park gets Tolkien-style map
 

A map of the Yorkshire Dales has been "re-imagined" in the style of author J.R.R. Tolkien.
Dan Bell, 25, hopes to draw each of the country's national parks in the same style and recently completed the dales.
The amateur cartographer said: "I like to think the maps allow people to imagine where they live in a Tolkien style."
Gordale Scar, near Malham, is said to be the inspiration for Helm's Deep in the fantasy author's writing.
Mr Bell, a biologist and keen hill walker, said the maps are "not drawn with accuracy in mind".
He has now drawn six out of 15 parks,... read more

 
20 January 2018 in Regional, Views: 53
Source: BBC
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