Bing Maps - Ordnance Survey tiles for UK

Topics: Feature Requests
Mar 11, 2011 at 1:53 AM

Any way of implementing this as additional Map Type?

Coordinator
Mar 11, 2011 at 2:18 PM

where you can it browse online?

Mar 11, 2011 at 11:01 PM

Here's an example...

http://www.bing.com/maps/?v=2&cp=52.69368997457173~1.4874923706054766&lvl=13&dir=0&sty=s&FORM=LMLTCC

Coordinator
Mar 11, 2011 at 11:25 PM

looks exactly like BingMap_New

Coordinator
Mar 11, 2011 at 11:43 PM

maybe you meaned this map in high zoom?

Mar 12, 2011 at 12:10 AM

Yes, indeed, that is the map I'm after. But, changing mapType to GMap.NET.MapType.BingMap_New just gives me standard Bing road map, at every zoom level, NOT Ordnance Survey Map I was expecting?

Coordinator
Mar 12, 2011 at 12:44 AM
Edited Mar 12, 2011 at 12:50 AM

i add it later, sort of late now ;]

Mar 12, 2011 at 1:16 AM

Understood, cheers!

Apr 9, 2011 at 11:28 PM
radioman wrote:

i add it later, sort of late now ;]

Any joy with this request yet?

Coordinator
Apr 10, 2011 at 8:52 AM

nop, ..and the bad news is that my laptop died yesterday too ;/

Apr 26, 2011 at 12:36 PM

Take a look here; http://openspace.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/openspace/

Be careful though, you might hit the same licensing problems as with our friends at Google.  OS are notorious for restricting access to their data.