1.0.0 / November 8, 2017
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An interactive, fun and informative guide to the Historic coastaltown of St Andrews, Fife, Scotland.A town rich in history andmedieval architecture. Use the map to find your location in townand the sites of interest nearby, accessing location specificinformation as you go.The list of sites includes the Cathedral,Tolbooth and Castle. Site pages include a variety of information,maps, images, audio and video.This app draws upon research beingundertaken in the Institution of Scottish Historical Research andthe Schools of History, Art History, Classics and Computer Scienceat the University of St Andrews.

App Information Mediaeval St Andrews

  • App Name
    Mediaeval St Andrews
  • Package Name
    org.medievalstandrews.app
  • Updated
    November 8, 2017
  • File Size
    5.9M
  • Requires Android
    Android 4.1 and up
  • Version
    1.0.0
  • Developer
    Open Virtual Worlds
  • Installs
    1,000+
  • Price
    Free
  • Category
    Education
  • Developer
  • Google Play Link

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