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#993330 - 28th Nov 2015 9:27pm Maps Bing Google etc
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Any recommendations as to the better online maps. They seem to chop and change as to which ones allow streetview, birds eye view etc etc

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#993335 - 28th Nov 2015 11:42pm Re: Maps Bing Google etc [Re: fish5133]
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I use bing and google earth for aerial views, its 50/50 which gives the better view of any particular area.

The downloaded version of google earth has more facilities than the online browser based one.

For actual detail street map of Wirral, the online Cheshire Tithe is brilliant, when you zoom in all the way it changes to a different map which has a lot of detail - only a small window though unfortunately.
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#993343 - 29th Nov 2015 10:04am Re: Maps Bing Google etc [Re: diggingdeeper]
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Thanks dd. Never knew about the tithe maps...very interesting.

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#993401 - 30th Nov 2015 9:37am Re: Maps Bing Google etc [Re: fish5133]
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Bing for good full size OS maps.

Wheresthepath for lots of options with your maps and the old OS 25K:

http://wtp2.appspot.com/wheresthepath.ht...&rgrat=None



This one for old maps:

http://maps.nls.uk/view/102341017

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