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From: Barry Carlson <>
Subject: Re: [DEV] Little Silver
Date: Tue, 07 Dec 2010 20:55:17 +1300
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An update to me previous post - below -

You will find a higher resolution map by selecting in the Available Maps,
1889 Pre WWII 1:2,500 DEVON and follow the other procedures. The cottage is
clearly marked opposite the 150 foot Bench Mark located in Silver Lane.

Barry Carlson

----- Original Message ----- From: "Barry Carlson"
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Sent: Tuesday, December 07, 2010 8:40 PM
Subject: Re: [DEV] Little Silver


> The Little Silver in question can be located by going to -
>
> http://old-maps.co.uk
>
> and at centre left in the search box enter the following into the
> co-ordinates field:-
>
> 302470 93765
>
> and click GO. On the next page select from the options on the righthand
> side, 1890-1891 PRE WWII, 1:10,560 DEVON. Little Silver will be in the
> centre of the displayed map. Click on Zoom, then use the Enhanced Zoom for
> a
> closer look. There appears to be a small cottage on the inside of the
> bend.
>
> You can get your beargings by entering the same co-ordinates into
>
> http://streetmap.co.uk
>
> which will clearly show it in relation to Rockbeare.
>
> Barry Carlson
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