Welcome to Written in the Land
Find out how to get the best out of this website.
- Use the interactive map to explore the layers of landscape history in your area. You can turn map layers on or off, and use the information (i) tool on the map toolbar to then click on the map to find out about a particular feature.
- Click through our timeslices to peel back the layers of human landuse inscribed in the land.
- Read written descriptions of the AONBs character by Historic Landscape Character Area. If you come across any descriptions you don't understand, you can browse the handy Glossary pages.
- Download more detailed reports and information.