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Where is Bacup?

Bacup is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, three miles north of the town of Whitworth, six miles south of the major town of Burnley, 159 miles north of Cardiff, 160 miles south of Edinburgh, and 174 miles north-west of London. Bacup lies two miles west of the West Yorkshire border. Bacup falls within the district council of Rossendale, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the OL13 postcode district. The post town for Bacup is Bacup.

COVID-19: Bacup coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Lancashire case numbers. This Bacup coronavirus map shows the position of Bacup within Lancashire, along with the number of cases in Lancashire and each of the surrounding areas.

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Map showing extent of Bacup as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Bacup
Map showing location of Bacup within the UK
Location of Bacup within the UK

Which county is Bacup in?

Bacup is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyLancashire
Historic CountyLancashire
Administrative CountyLancashire

Where is Bacup in Lancashire?

Bacup is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Lancashire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Lancashire.

Map showing location of Bacup within Lancashire
Location of Bacup within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Bacup?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bacup is OL13 9AA.

Where is Bacup in OL13?

Bacup is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OL13 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OL13 postcode district.

Map showing location of Bacup within OL13
Location of Bacup within OL13

What is the post town for Bacup?

The post town for Bacup is Bacup. Bacup is in the OL13 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bacup.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bacup?

The centre of Bacup is located at position 53.70334° latitude and -2.201° longitude.

Latitude53.70334°
Longitude-2.201°

What is the easting and northing of Bacup?

The centre of Bacup is located at the grid reference easting 386828 and northing 423009 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting386828
Northing423009

What are the nearest towns to Bacup?

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

north
3m
Bacup is 3 miles north of Whitworth
east
4m
Bacup is 4 miles east of Rawtenstall
west
4m
Bacup is 4 miles west of Todmorden
east
5m
Bacup is 5 miles east of Haslingden
north-west
6m
Bacup is 6 miles north-west of Littleborough
south
6m
Bacup is 6 miles south of Burnley
north-east
6m
Bacup is 6 miles north-east of Ramsbottom
north
6m
Bacup is 6 miles north of Rochdale
north-west
7m
Bacup is 7 miles north-west of Milnrow
south-east
8m
Bacup is 8 miles south-east of Accrington

What are the nearest cities to Bacup?

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

north
16m
Bacup is 16 miles north of Manchester
north
16m
Bacup is 16 miles north of Salford
west
19m
Bacup is 19 miles west of Bradford
east
21m
Bacup is 21 miles east of Preston
west
28m
Bacup is 28 miles west of Leeds
west
29m
Bacup is 29 miles west of Wakefield
south-east
34m
Bacup is 34 miles south-east of Lancaster
north-west
37m
Bacup is 37 miles north-west of Sheffield
north-east
38m
Bacup is 38 miles north-east of Liverpool
south-west
41m
Bacup is 41 miles south-west of Ripon

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