Loughborough Ramblers

Loughborough & District Group of the Ramblers

Grid Ref and Postcode finder

Find a location

The map shows locations of our published walks in the near future but it can also be used to find the grid reference and/or postcode of a proposed meeting or starting point for a walk.

  • Zoom to area needed by
    just zooming on map
    or
    search for a town/village using the search button at top right of map and then zooming on map as necessary
    or
    search using a known grid ref using the pin button at top right of map and then zooming on map as necessary
  • To obtain grid ref:
    Right-click on carpark/starting point.
    6 fig grid ref is in the text box that appears (large pale orange box is the area covered by that grid ref).
    Close text box.
  • To obtain postcode:
    Located point is surrounded by envelopes - these are centroids of nearby postcode areas.
    Nearest postcode is shown with a green band on left of envelope - but this is not always the most appropriate.
    Click on most appropriate envelope and postcode is shown in a text box.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017