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From: Martin Snow <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Friday, June 08, 2001 11:12 AM
Subject: Re: Where to put them on a map? -- Online coordinate converter
> Most useful utility, I have book marked it.
> Can anyone explain the errors in Autoroute in displaying NGR, feed a list
in and some
> are the wrong side of the road or worse.
> I tried locating the 0 meridian and its some way out, is it a projection
problem, or a
> deliberate error?
> Martin Snow
> > You can convert NGR8 to lat/long using our online UK map converter web
> > page at:
> > Just a note ,--- I have found that using two GPS units the position of
our office is one mile out to the NW,similarly another college finds his
house is almost two miles out on the OS map.As the whole country was mapped
starting from Gun End Base ,Salisbury, should we therefore consider error in
the mapping and believe the GPS is correct?