Where is Aughton?

Aughton is located in the county of South Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, four miles south of the major town of Rotherham, and 138 miles north of London. Aughton lies three miles north-east of the Derbyshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Aughton falls within the unitary authority of Reading. It is in the S26 postcode district. The post town for Aughton is Sheffield.

Aughton on a map

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

Which county is Aughton in?

Aughton is in the ceremonial county of South Yorkshire, and the historic county of Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountySouth Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire

Where is Aughton in South Yorkshire?

Aughton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of South Yorkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of South Yorkshire.

Location of Aughton within South Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Aughton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Aughton is S26 3XJ.

Where is Aughton in S26?

Aughton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the S26 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the S26 postcode district.

Location of Aughton within S26

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What is the post town for Aughton?

The post town for Aughton is Sheffield. Aughton is in the S26 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Sheffield.

What is the latitude and longitude of Aughton?

The centre of Aughton is located at position 53.37298° latitude and -1.31844° longitude.

Latitude53.37298°
Longitude-1.31844°

What is the easting and northing of Aughton?

The centre of Aughton is located at the grid reference easting 445443 and northing 386452 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting445443
Northing386452

What are the nearest towns to Aughton?

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

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Aughton is 4 miles south of Rotherham
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Aughton is 4 miles west of Dinnington
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Aughton is 6 miles south-west of Maltby
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Aughton is 6 miles south of Rawmarsh
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Aughton is 8 miles north of Staveley
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Aughton is 8 miles north-east of Dronfield
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Aughton is 8 miles south-west of Conisbrough
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Aughton is 8 miles south of Mexborough
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Aughton is 9 miles south of Wath upon Dearne
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Aughton is 9 miles north-west of Worksop

What are the nearest cities to Aughton?

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

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Aughton is 6 miles east of Sheffield
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Aughton is 23 miles south of Wakefield
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Aughton is 30 miles north of Nottingham
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Aughton is 31 miles south of Leeds
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Aughton is 32 miles north of Derby
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Aughton is 34 miles west of Lincoln
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Aughton is 34 miles south-east of Bradford
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Aughton is 39 miles east of Manchester
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Aughton is 41 miles east of Salford
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Aughton is 42 miles south of York