Map Lovers - this is the thread for you

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19 May
11:41am, 19 May 2022
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Homer
Have you tried OS Maps 3D virtual viewer on iPad with them?
19 May
2:09pm, 19 May 2022
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Homer
cdn-images-1.medium.com
19 May
3:29pm, 19 May 2022
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Angus Clydesdale
Oh, I like that! :)
19 May
4:53pm, 19 May 2022
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Lizzie Whizz
Lovely! No, I don't have suitable tech at the hut.
20 May
8:41am, 20 May 2022
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Homer
I've used it with scouts a lot, you can zoom in and out and 'walk the route', you can even turn on the contours to help teach
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7:28pm, 2 Nov 2022
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Rosehip
3 norths align,
grough.co.uk
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7:42pm, 2 Nov 2022
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Fragile Do Not Bend
That’s interesting, thanks for the link RH
2 Nov
8:43pm, 2 Nov 2022
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flyingfinn
3 norths align, grough.co.uk

There was a piece on the Today programme on R4 about this today.
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8:51pm, 2 Nov 2022
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Rosehip
I shall see if I can find that on iplayer thingy, thanks :)

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About This Thread

Maintained by McGoohan
Do you love maps? Is planning the journey the best bit? Yeah, course it is.

This is the thread for YOU! (Original idea: Trin)

Here are some Fetchie-sourced links:

Buying maps
Dash4it: dash4it.co.uk (Oranj)
Yellow Publications: yellowpublications.co.uk (GM)
New Zealand: data.gns.cri.nz (Jenelopy)

Links to online mapping
DEFRA online map: magic.defra.gov.uk (Cerretonia)
Where's The Path: wtp2.appspot.com (Homer)
Lightning Maps: lightningmaps.org (McG)
Ordnance Survey: osmaps.ordnancesurvey.co.uk
ViewRanger: viewranger.com (-Monty-)
Swiss Maps: map.schweizmobil.ch (Homer)

Historical maps
Archi UK Old Maps: archiuk.com (Homer)
Historical maps: maps.nls.uk (Creature of the Hill)
British Library Collection: flickr.com
ianvisits.co.uk (Chrisull)

Routes
British Pilgrimage Trust: britishpilgrimage.org (McG)
Slow ways (connecting towns): slowways.uk (Sigh/GordonG)

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