Article about: Here's a couple of images of the trench map I picked up for£15 at the arms fair. I've not finished examining it yet, but at some point I will try and match up parts of it to Google images as
The way I was taught to read a map was by using the rule "Right, and Up", meaning I begin with the bottom horizontal number first, then reference the verticle numbers on the side, which would lead me to the desired grid...I hope that made sense, lol...
The way they taught us in the Army Cadets (and the regulars) was... "in the house and up the stairs."
Books published to date... 'Belfast Diaries: A Gunner In Northern Ireland'... 'A Tough Nut To Crack - Andersonstown'... 'An Accrington Pal: The Diaries of Pte Jack Smallshaw, September 1914 To March 1919'.