Ordnance Survey

Ordnance Survey
La Ordnance Survey maps of Great Britain usa la rejilla nacional de Gran Bretaña como referencia de todos los mapas de este país.

Ordnance Survey (OS) es una agencia ejecutiva del gobierno del Reino Unido. Es la Agencia Nacional de Mapeado para Gran Bretaña,[1] y uno de los mayores editores de mapas del mundo.


  1. Nota la Ordnance Survey normalmente tiene las competencias de los mapas de Gran Bretaña (y también de la isla de Man). Irlanda del Norte, en tanto en cuanto que parte integral del Reino Unido, es mapeado por otra agencia gubernamental aparte, la Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland.

Coordenadas: 50°55′54″N 1°27′4″W / 50.9316, -1.4510

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