for new high-tech history trail in Burnham-On-Sea receive boost
new high-tech history trail looks set to be introduced in Burnham-On-Sea
to encourage visitors and residents to explore the town's heritage.
and Highbridge Town Council has this month earmarked £1,500
towards the project, which is being led by North Sedgemoor Local
councillor Phil Harvey, pictured, told the latest council meeting
that a bid for Heritage Lottery Funding is also being drawn up
so that the project can also create an archive of online photos
Harvey said: "The project hopes to build up a resource of
local historical information which will help to establish a sense
of belonging for local residents and also be a source of interest
history trail will include the ability for smartphone owners to
access background information about historical landmarks, such
as St Andrew's Church, as they walk along the route.
location on the trail will feature a sign displaying a QR code
(Quick Response Code) for smartphone users to scan and access
further online information about the stories behind the buildings.