23 maart 2010
This alphabet of Britain has been collected by 25-year- old Rachel Young after selecting the images from a Google map of aerial photographs of the country.
Rachel came up with the idea as a way of passing the time during her convalescence after being badly injured in a car accident in February. Incapacitated and laid up in her home in Ossett, West Yorkshire, she decided to hunt down perfect images representing all 26 letters of the alphabet. Over three days, Rachel scoured the maps, looking at odd shapes, winding rivers, forests, fields, roads and buildings - anything that might throw up a shape that resembled the letters of the alphabet.
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