Great Britain in Minecraft

The Ordinance Survey in the UK have published a Minecraft map of (most of) Great Britain. It’s a gigantic 224,000 square kilometres map made up of 22b blocks.

Isle of Wight in Minecraft

You can download it here. Get it quick before the servers melt!


By Donncha

Donncha Ó Caoimh is a software developer at Automattic and WordPress plugin developer. He posts photos at In Photos and can also be found on Twitter.

2 replies on “Great Britain in Minecraft”

Twitter, linked to a Tumblr blog post, linking to the BBC, linking to the OS and then found my way to their blog post and finally to the download link.

It was mildly painful.

Leave a Reply