Where is Billington?

Billington is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, two miles north of the town of Great Harwood, six miles north-east of the major town of Blackburn, 151 miles south of Edinburgh, 165 miles north of Cardiff, and 186 miles north-west of London. Billington falls within the district council of Ribble Valley, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the BB7 postcode district. The post town for Billington is Clitheroe.

Billington on a map

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

Which county is Billington in?

Billington 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 Billington in Lancashire?

Billington is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Lancashire.

Location of Billington within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Billington?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Billington is BB7 9NS.

Where is Billington in BB7?

Billington is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the BB7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the BB7 postcode district.

Location of Billington within BB7

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What is the post town for Billington?

The post town for Billington is Clitheroe. Billington is in the BB7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Clitheroe.

What is the latitude and longitude of Billington?

The centre of Billington is located at position 53.81809° latitude and -2.41155° longitude.

Latitude53.81809°
Longitude-2.41155°

What is the easting and northing of Billington?

The centre of Billington is located at the grid reference easting 373002 and northing 435835 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting373002
Northing435835

What are the nearest towns to Billington?

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

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Billington is 2 miles north of Great Harwood
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Billington is 3 miles north of Clayton-le-Moors
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Billington is 3 miles north of Rishton
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Billington is 4 miles south of Clitheroe
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Billington is 4 miles west of Padiham
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Billington is 4 miles north of Church
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Billington is 5 miles north-west of Accrington
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Billington is 5 miles north of Oswaldtwistle
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Billington is 6 miles north-east of Blackburn
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Billington is 7 miles west of Burnley

What are the nearest cities to Billington?

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

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Billington is 12 miles east of Preston
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Billington is 23 miles south-east of Lancaster
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Billington is 24 miles north of Salford
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Billington is 24 miles north of Manchester
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Billington is 27 miles west of Bradford
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Billington is 35 miles west of Leeds
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Billington is 37 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Billington is 39 miles west of Wakefield
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Billington is 42 miles south-west of Ripon
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Billington is 48 miles north-east of Chester