Barcelona Field Studies Centre

Aerial map overlays for Poblenou and Olympic Port districts of Barcelona 1956-2016

Poblenou Barcelona 2016 2016
Poblenou Barcelona 1956 1956

Source: FotoplÓnols de ciutats catalanes (1945-1966), Institut CartogrÓfic i Geol˛gic de Catalunya


These overlays show the evolution of the Poblenou and Olympic Port districts of Barcelona since 1956.

This tool is based on photogrammetric flights carried out by the Air Force of the United States, 1945 and 1956 (copyright US ARMY Map Service, provided by the Ministry of Defense (CECAF / CEGET) in collaboration with the Spanish Air Force) and the current image made by the ICC and Geological Survey of Catalonia (now reusable under licence CC-BY).



Eye of Time: Poblenou and the Olympic Port, Barcelona