Where is Alderton?

Alderton is located in the county of Gloucestershire, South West England, three miles north-west of the town of Winchcombe, eight miles north-east of the major town of Cheltenham, 62 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 87 miles west of London. Alderton lies roughly one mile south-east of the Worcestershire border. Alderton falls within the district council of Tewkesbury, under the county council of Gloucestershire. It is in the GL20 postcode district. The post town for Alderton is Tewkesbury.

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 Gloucestershire, the historic county of Gloucestershire, and the administrative county of Gloucestershire.

Ceremonial CountyGloucestershire
Historic CountyGloucestershire
Administrative CountyGloucestershire

Where is Alderton in Gloucestershire?

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

Location of Alderton within Gloucestershire

What is the postcode for Alderton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Alderton is GL20 8TZ.

Where is Alderton in GL20?

Alderton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the GL20 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the GL20 postcode district.

Location of Alderton within GL20

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What is the post town for Alderton?

The post town for Alderton is Tewkesbury. Alderton is in the GL20 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Tewkesbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Alderton?

The centre of Alderton is located at position 51.99821° latitude and -1.99921° longitude.

Latitude51.99821°
Longitude-1.99921°

What is the easting and northing of Alderton?

The centre of Alderton is located at the grid reference easting 400151 and northing 233307 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting400151
Northing233307

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 3 miles north-west of Winchcombe
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Alderton is 7 miles east of Tewkesbury
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Alderton is 7 miles south of Evesham
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Alderton is 8 miles north-east of Cheltenham
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Alderton is 8 miles south-east of Pershore
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Alderton is 10 miles west of Chipping Campden
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Alderton is 13 miles west of Moreton-in-Marsh
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Alderton is 13 miles west of Stow-on-the-Wold
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Alderton is 14 miles north-west of Northleach
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Alderton is 16 miles south of Alcester

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 14 miles north-east of Gloucester
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Alderton is 16 miles south-east of Worcester
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Alderton is 31 miles east of Hereford
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Alderton is 34 miles south of Birmingham
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Alderton is 35 miles south-west of Coventry
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Alderton is 36 miles north-west of Oxford
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Alderton is 41 miles south of Wolverhampton
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Alderton is 45 miles north of Bath
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Alderton is 46 miles north-east of Bristol
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Alderton is 48 miles south of Lichfield