[Talk-GB] NLS OS 6in E&W in Potlatch & iD

Steve Doerr doerr.stephen at gmail.com
Wed Aug 26 20:35:20 UTC 2015


On 03/01/2015 17:47, Tom Hughes wrote:
> On 03/01/15 17:05, Steve Doerr wrote:
>> I'm sure I've used the National Library of Scotland's set of 6-inch OS
>> maps for England and Wales (1888-1913) as a background layer in Potlatch
>> 2 before now, but at the moment I can't seem to get it to work. I've
>> also tried unsuccessfully in iD. I'm probably doing something very
>> simple wrong. Could someone else try it and confirm what URL they're
>> using? The layer is documented here:
>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/National_Library_of_Scotland#Using_the_NLS_historical_mapping_for_OSM_editing. 
>>
>
> They changed the URL for that layer recently when they merged the 
> separate England+Wales and Scotland layers for the 2nd edition 6 inch 
> maps into one layer. I've updated the wiki, but this should work:
>
> tms:http://nls-{switch:0,1,2,3}.tileserver.com/os_6_inch_gb/{zoom}/{x}/{y}.jpg 
>

Anyone know if there's a tms address for the imagery set shown here: 
http://maps.nls.uk/geo/explore/#zoom=8&lat=51.6206&lon=-0.1766&layers=176 ?

-- 
Steve

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