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Explore Dr Heaton's Leeds online

The Heaton Map Project is a collaboration between the Centre for Culture and Arts at Leeds Beckett University, the Yorkshire Archaeological Society and the Humanities Research Institute at the University of Sheffield.

It takes an innovative approach to exploring and communicating the urban heritage of Leeds, using the journals of nineteenth-century physician Dr John Deakin Heaton to map his public activities across the city.  This map is be available as an app and website for mobile phones and PCs. You can discover more at www.heatonmap.mobi