Free the postcode, was Re: [Herts] Re: Herts Digest, Vol 121, Issue 1

Steve Clark steve at
Mon Nov 27 18:13:47 GMT 2006

On Monday 27 November 2006 18:01, Robin Smith wrote:
> It would be nice if was joined up to
> openstreetmap as you could write nice overlays to find addresses etc.

It may happen eventually as the projects are linked. They just have to take it 
a step at a time. Meanwhile, you can add to the postcode database at

as long as you can work out where things are on their old, out of copyright, 
maps. This one used Free The Postcode to start with, but has added loads 
more. I'm hoping they will merge their databases at some point.


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