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Question:  At a lecture yougave a few years ago you showed a website on English OrdnanceSurvey maps.  It had a nice overlay of old maps with currentgazetteer maps.  Can you remind me of the website?

Answer: I strongly believe you arereferring to Old Maps U.K. website.  They have maps forEngland, Scotland and Wales.  Online this website has theOrdnance Survey maps starting in the mid-19th centurythrough late 20th century National Grid maps.  Itis a quick way to pinpoint old and new locations from churchyardsto homes.  The website and search engine can be used onlineat: www.old-maps.co.uk/index.html

 


Posted by David Lambert at 12/14/2012 11:52:58 PM | 


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