North Auckland Line [0R]: Weekly Progress Report – Week 28, 2020

This past week we achieved more than expected with the maps, but only advanced progress over a total of around 5 km of the route – from Mt Albert to New Lynn. The latter has been the focus of considerable research in itself. This has involved getting hold of 2007 and 2009 historical imagery of… Continue reading North Auckland Line [0R]: Weekly Progress Report – Week 28, 2020

North Auckland Line [0Q]: Weekly Progress Report – Week 27, 2020

Good evening. Last week we changed our planned schedule for map production and as a result, we have completed only a few kilometres of the NAL rail corridor, from Mt Eden to near Mt Albert. The reason for this is that other work has taken priority. We have determined that another pause of about a… Continue reading North Auckland Line [0Q]: Weekly Progress Report – Week 27, 2020

North Auckland Line [0N]: Volume 1 Progress Update 14

Good evening. After a lot of preparation, work has finally begun today on the production of the maps for the Volume 1 update. This week has been quite a slow one for maps production and is probably behind schedule yet again, but there has been a lot going on behind the scenes in this project… Continue reading North Auckland Line [0N]: Volume 1 Progress Update 14

NZ Rail Maps Project Development Report [2020G]: General Considerations

Good evening. In our last project development report we wrote about web hosting options, and since writing these have been more or less confirmed in the establishment of a SmugMug site to host the map content produced by the Project. This is, however, a commercial site that involves a financial cost, and this requires the… Continue reading NZ Rail Maps Project Development Report [2020G]: General Considerations