London1940.org simulates the south east of England from Dunstable to Rayne to Goudhurst to Chiddingfold 50 miles by 70 miles of the area around London in 1940.
The simulation is developed from the ApeSDK's urban simulation.
Interpreted map data coming from the Ordinance Survey maps of 1940 from the National Library of Scotland which thankfully is free to use for this kind of work. It represents very varied map data including buildings, rail, road, waterways, and orchards.
All maps are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
The conversion effort to change these PNG map files into JSON has been achieved thanks to the assistance of Bob Mottram. The important command line processing repositories is:
london1940 Gitlab repository:
The source is licensed under the ApeSDK license (a version of the BSD license (BSD-1-Clause + Joke)).
We are very close to getting the data-set into an agent simulation and are looking for agent modellers who are interested in this problem space.
This web page will serve as a location for temporal updates of information. All email correspondence can be directed to Tom Barbalet barbalet at gmail dot com.
Thank you for your interest.