Where is Alderton?

Alderton is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, six miles south-west of the town of Malmesbury, 12 miles north-east of the major city of Bath, and 91 miles west of London. Alderton lies roughly one mile south of the Gloucestershire border. Alderton falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SN14 postcode district. The post town for Alderton is Chippenham.

Alderton on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Alderton
Location of Alderton within the UK

Which county is Alderton in?

Alderton is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Alderton in Wiltshire?

Alderton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Alderton within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Alderton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Alderton is SN14 6NN.

Where is Alderton in SN14?

Alderton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SN14 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SN14 postcode district.

Location of Alderton within SN14

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What is the post town for Alderton?

The post town for Alderton is Chippenham. Alderton is in the SN14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chippenham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Alderton?

The centre of Alderton is located at position 51.54363° latitude and -2.23382° longitude.

Latitude51.54363°
Longitude-2.23382°

What is the easting and northing of Alderton?

The centre of Alderton is located at the grid reference easting 383882 and northing 182775 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting383882
Northing182775

What are the nearest towns to Alderton?

Position of Alderton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Alderton to the centre of the town.

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Alderton is 6 miles south-west of Malmesbury
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Alderton is 7 miles east of Chipping Sodbury
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Alderton is 7 miles south-west of Tetbury
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Alderton is 8 miles north-west of Chippenham
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Alderton is 8 miles north of Corsham
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Alderton is 8 miles east of Yate
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Alderton is 8 miles south-east of Wotton-under-Edge
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Alderton is 10 miles south of Nailsworth
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Alderton is 11 miles south-east of Dursley
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Alderton is 11 miles south of Minchinhampton

What are the nearest cities to Alderton?

Position of Alderton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Alderton to the centre of the city.

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Alderton is 12 miles north-east of Bath
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Alderton is 17 miles east of Bristol
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Alderton is 22 miles south of Gloucester
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Alderton is 29 miles north-east of Wells
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Alderton is 33 miles east of Casnewydd
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Alderton is 38 miles north-west of Salisbury
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Alderton is 41 miles east of Cardiff
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Alderton is 41 miles south-east of Hereford
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Alderton is 44 miles west of Oxford
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Alderton is 45 miles south of Worcester