Where is That?

How do we tell other people exactly where something is on a map or even tell someone where you are? Maps are broken down into a grid. This grid is made up of horizontal lines (called northings) that are criss-crossed with vertical lines (called eastings).

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Four or Six Figure References?

This image triggers a grid reference demonstrator. Point your device at the map below to see how four and six gure grid references are worked out.