Address matching (& street matching) & Maps

Unfortunately, this post won’t live up to any expectation from its title and has just turned in some links rather than my intended musings.

Geo Place

Everything Happens Somewhere 2018



Wheresthe Path? – can bring up Google Sat view from British National Grid tile ref e.g. SE1234

Maps comparison

Street Map includes 1:50,000 & 1:25,000 OS maps and accept British National Grid ref e.g. SE1234

Open Street Map – maps you can contribute to!

Postcode lookup

For discussion covering drawbacks of Postcodes (Appendix B):

Various including Postcodes


For finding the OS grid tile XX9999 a place is in:
Gazetteer: County & OS Grid Tile by place name