Where is Beck Head?

Beck Head is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, five miles north-east of the town of Grange-over-Sands, 31 miles north of the major town of Blackpool, 118 miles south of Edinburgh, 192 miles north of Cardiff, and 221 miles north-west of London. Beck Head lies five miles north of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Westmorland. Beck Head falls within the district council of South Lakeland, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the LA11 postcode district. The post town for Beck Head is Grange-over-Sands.

Beck Head on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Beck Head
Location of Beck Head within the UK

Which county is Beck Head in?

Beck Head is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Westmorland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyWestmorland
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Beck Head in Cumbria?

Beck Head is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Cumbria, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cumbria.

Location of Beck Head within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Beck Head?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Beck Head is LA11 6SH.

Where is Beck Head in LA11?

Beck Head is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the LA11 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LA11 postcode district.

Location of Beck Head within LA11

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What is the post town for Beck Head?

The post town for Beck Head is Grange-over-Sands. Beck Head is in the LA11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Grange-over-Sands.

What is the latitude and longitude of Beck Head?

The centre of Beck Head is located at position 54.25542° latitude and -2.85368° longitude.

Latitude54.25542°
Longitude-2.85368°

What is the easting and northing of Beck Head?

The centre of Beck Head is located at the grid reference easting 344482 and northing 484752 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting344482
Northing484752

What are the nearest towns to Beck Head?

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

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Beck Head is 5 miles north-east of Grange-over-Sands
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Beck Head is 7 miles south-west of Kendal
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Beck Head is 8 miles south of Bowness-on-Windermere
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Beck Head is 9 miles south of Windermere
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Beck Head is 9 miles north of Carnforth
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Beck Head is 11 miles east of Ulverston
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Beck Head is 11 miles west of Kirkby Lonsdale
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Beck Head is 13 miles north of Morecambe
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Beck Head is 13 miles south of Ambleside
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Beck Head is 14 miles west of Sedbergh

What are the nearest cities to Beck Head?

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

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Beck Head is 14 miles north of Lancaster
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Beck Head is 35 miles north of Preston
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Beck Head is 44 miles south of Carlisle
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Beck Head is 55 miles west of Ripon
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Beck Head is 55 miles north-west of Bradford
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Beck Head is 58 miles north-west of Salford
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Beck Head is 59 miles north of Liverpool
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Beck Head is 59 miles north-west of Manchester
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Beck Head is 62 miles north-west of Leeds
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Beck Head is 63 miles south-west of Durham

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