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Apple Maps welcomes you to Greenwich

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You may have seen this already, and of course Google Maps still has its foul-ups, but… blimey.

Rumours that Greenwich Council used Apple Maps when deciding where on the meridian line to site Olympia’s statue of Nike couldn’t be confirmed this evening.

Written by Darryl

20 September, 2012 at 10:19 pm

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  1. lol makes me cringe. almost as bad as you saying greenwich free school is in shooters hill….( when they back onto woolwich common… )


    20 September, 2012 at 10:22 pm

  2. On the plus side, the Flyover 3D rendition of Greenwich is *awesome*


    20 September, 2012 at 11:19 pm

  3. Woode30 – It’s in Shooters Hill Road and it’s definitely on part of the hill, so why were you cringeing?


    21 September, 2012 at 9:48 am

  4. & if you fancy a pint there’s always the Duke of Wellington or the British Sailor


    21 September, 2012 at 10:20 am

  5. Apple maps make me cringe, im a cartogrpher so its an work thing
    No such locality as shooters hill it’s a road a ward name and geographical feature but not an official locality name.
    Classic address snobbery……


    21 September, 2012 at 11:07 am

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