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Watch A Destroyed 17th Century Map Get Painstakingly Restored

Watch A Destroyed 17th Century Map Get Painstakingly Restored

Video: A 17th century map was found in a chimney in Scotland and then delivered to the National Library of Scotland crumpled inside a plastic bag and basically destroyed. Just unravelling the fragile, centuries-old map seemed impossible enough, but the team at the National Library managed to figure out a…