[Loadstone] Finding coordinates online

Rob Melchers rob at loadstone-gps.com
Sun Feb 25 21:11:20 GMT 2007


We're working on a tool to get coordinates per address. The prototype 
already exists on

It's still in Dutch, here's the 'translation':


Huisnummer - House number
  Adres - Address
  Gemeente - City
  Provincie - Province/state
Land - Country

Country defaults to Netherlands at the moment, it's a combo box with all 
the countries in the world.

Enter whatever is known about an address, even typing Amsterdam in the City 
box gives you the center of Amsterdam pretty accurate. The tool is based on 
Google Maps and adapted for use with screenreaders.


At 2/25/2007, you wrote:
>On www.multimap.com you can find the coordinates for a street in your 
>country. There is a representation in decimal notation which you can use 
>in Loadstone.
>Unfortunately, you cannot search for an exact address or intersection.
>If anyone has a better site in europe, let me know
>Loadstone mailing list
>Loadstone at loadstone-gps.com
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