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PostPosted: Mon Apr 06, 2009 9:41 pm 
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Here's an unofficial OS overlay for the whole of the UK for those who use Google Earth, very handy for finding those bridleway (and those little used footpaths :wink: )

http://www.brock-family.org/gavin/googl ... smaps.html

clicky on the KML link on the above page

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 06, 2009 10:02 pm 
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great :D this will be really useful


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 06, 2009 10:25 pm 
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well this got moved quicker than i expected :lol:

retro trials or not :?


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 06, 2009 11:03 pm 
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:D 8) cool


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 11, 2009 10:29 am 
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nice one! more trails round me than I thought! 8)

and I knew that track hijacked by horseriders was public (full of jumps and fences in the forest)


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 11, 2009 3:10 pm 
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yep, quite a level of detail too, don't know the scales off hand, but the best one is the "pathfinder" scale, and then there is one level up again, which shows each house plot!


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 11, 2009 4:29 pm 
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being really thick but i clicked the kml link,it downloaded it and now windows has no idea what to do with it?? :?


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 11, 2009 4:43 pm 
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you got google earth ?

clicking the file opens google earth with the application turned on . i moved it to where i wanted it in myplaces and saved then i deleted the downloaded one


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 11, 2009 4:55 pm 
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sorted,that is a brilliant application!!


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 11, 2009 9:33 pm 
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crud wrote:
nice one! more trails round me than I thought! 8)

and I knew that track hijacked by horseriders was public (full of jumps and fences in the forest)


Where is this? I can only see footpaths near you not bridleways :?


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