London/Summer 2008 Mapping Party Marathon

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Meeting at a pub in Stratford
Beers by the docks at Canning Town

The London Mapping Party Marathon 2008 was a past event series. A series of weekly mini mapping parties to be help in the London area over summer 2008. They generally started at a station in the area that needs to be mapped, and ended at a pub in the local area. It's not just about naming the streets, but adding points of interest too. We decided to move to weekly mapping parties, alternating each week between the north and south of the river.

It was so successful that we decided to carry on with social pub meet-ups during the off-season (London/Winter 2008-9 Random Pub Meetup) and repeat the same idea for 2009 (London/Summer 2009 Mapping Party Marathon)

Interested in upcoming London events? See London#Events


Past mapping marathon events

No Date Mapping Area After Mapping Meetup
1 Wed 30th April Stockwell Tube Station (17:30-18:30) Priory Arms (19:30-20:00)
2 Wed 14th May Kennington Tube Station The Dog House [1] (from 19:30)
3 Wed 21st May Isle of Dogs (East) [2] The Watermans Arms [3] (from 19:30)
4 Wed 28th May Brixton Tube Station [4] The Landor Theatre [5] (from 19:30)
5 Wed 4th June Stratford/Forrest Gate [6] King Edward VII [7] (from 19:30)
6 Wed 11th June South Bermondsey [8] The Surrey Docks (20:00)
7 Wed 18th June Isle of Dogs (west) [9] Watermans Arms again (from 20:00)
8 Wed 25th June Herne Hill (South of Thames) [10] The Prince Regent [11] (from 20:00)
9 Wed 2nd July Shepherd's Bush / Acton (North of Thames) [12] The White Horse (from 20:00)
10 Wed 9th July Peckham (South of Thames) [13] The Yellow House Bar in Surrey Quays (from 20:00)
11 Wed 16th July Stratford (North of Thames) [14] King Edward VII [15] (from 20:00)
12 Wed 23rd July New Cross (South of Thames) [16] Pub Opposite New Cross Gate Station [17] (from 20:00)
13 Wed 30th July Canning Town (North of Thames) [18] Caribbean Scene [19] (from 20:00)
14 Wed 6th August Borough (South East London) [20] The Queen Victoria (from 20:00)
15 Wed 13th August Acton (West London) [21] The Swan [22] from 20:00
16 Wed 20th August Tulse Hill (South London) [23] The Railway [24]
17 Wed 27th August Croydon (South London) [25] The Green Dragon, High St (probably the southern end) [26]
18 Wed 3rd September Euston (Central London) [27] The Rocket [28]
19 Wed 10th September Regents Park/Baker Street (Central London) [29] The Volunteer [30]
20 Wed 17th September Paddington (Central London) [31] The Fountains Abbey (changedx2)