Category Archives: General

List of Historic Counties of Great Britain

Here is a list of the historic Counties of Great Britain in a inconsistent order with some overlaps as some existed at different times: Bedfordshire Berkshire Buckinghamshire Cambridgeshire Cheshire Cornwall Cumberland Derbyshire Devon Dorset Durham Essex Gloucestershire Hampshire Herefordshire Hertfordshire … Continue reading

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Address matching (& street matching) & Maps

Unfortunately this post won’t live up to any expectation from it’s title and has just turned in some links rather than my intended musings. Geo Place Everything Happens Somewhere 2018 BEIS / NEED OSMaps wheresthe Path? – can bring up … Continue reading

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Ulla’s previous baby blog posts

I only link to one other in the Blogroll panel in right hand column of this blog, and that is the now no longer maintained blog of Ulla, the love of my life. Recently I pointed others to her posts … Continue reading

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More musings

Lots of changes in past year, and whole new set of challenges. A fresh start that is looking good. Stay cool.

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Reading at moment or in past few months.

The 9 Lives of Ray The Cat Jones By Stewart Home Mandy, Charlie & Mary-Jane by Stewart Home Pannt-ante Editions Alex’s Adventures in Numberland by Alex Bellos Agile! – The good, the Hype and the Ulgy by Bertrand Meyer Springer … Continue reading

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Indicies of Multiple Deprivation

SNS website uses Open Street Map as background mapping to show areas of Multiple Dreprivation. Equivalent statistics for rest of Great Britain uses Ordnance Survey (OS) mapbase. If you apply for a online quote for a Gas Service pipe (new … Continue reading

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Population

Video talks by Hans Rosling are well worth watching including on TED, Vimeo and YouTube. He lays out statistics on population growth and child mortality.

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