[mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of Roger
Sent: 23 June 2004 15:10
To: Discussion of the Open Guide to London.
Subject: Re: [OpenGuides-London] RFC: Tube lines
On Wed, Jun 23, 2004 at 08:42:40AM -0400, IvorW wrote:
I've added a table with all the stops, to the
Line". I am thinking about ways to prettify it, and would
like feedback from others.
A friend of mine did something similar a few years ago for a
I very much like the look of it. It's at
, and he says:
>The html code is public domain. Typography notes: I couldn't use
>New Johnston (the official LU typeface) for this, so I substituted
>Myriad instead. I hear that Gill Sans might be a better fit.
So, he's using GIFs in the table to do the tube line effect. I like
the look of this, but I think that having the names of the stops inside
the images is wrong - these should be text.
I may put together the "Lego bricks" that can make up a tube line,
when I get a spare moment at home. I'll need to make these in all the
colours that a tube line comes in. Ho hum.