Where is Birtley?

Birtley is located in the county of Shropshire, West Midlands, two miles south-east of the town of Church Stretton, 14 miles south of the major town of Shrewsbury, 73 miles north of Cardiff, and 132 miles north-west of London. Birtley falls within the unitary authority of Shropshire. It is in the SY6 postcode district. The post town for Birtley is Church Stretton.

Birtley on a map

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

Which county is Birtley in?

Birtley is in the ceremonial county of Shropshire, the historic county of Shropshire, and the administrative county of Shropshire.

Ceremonial CountyShropshire
Historic CountyShropshire
Administrative CountyShropshire

Where is Birtley in Shropshire?

Birtley is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Shropshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shropshire.

Location of Birtley within Shropshire

What is the postcode for Birtley?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Birtley is SY6 7DW.

Where is Birtley in SY6?

Birtley is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SY6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SY6 postcode district.

Location of Birtley within SY6

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What is the post town for Birtley?

The post town for Birtley is Church Stretton. Birtley is in the SY6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Church Stretton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Birtley?

The centre of Birtley is located at position 52.51186° latitude and -2.77623° longitude.

Latitude52.51186°
Longitude-2.77623°

What is the easting and northing of Birtley?

The centre of Birtley is located at the grid reference easting 347417 and northing 290725 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting347417
Northing290725

What are the nearest towns to Birtley?

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

2m
Birtley is 2 miles south-east of Church Stretton
6m
Birtley is 6 miles north-east of Craven Arms
9m
Birtley is 9 miles east of Bishop's Castle
10m
Birtley is 10 miles north of Ludlow
11m
Birtley is 11 miles south-west of Much Wenlock
14m
Birtley is 14 miles south of Shrewsbury
14m
Birtley is 14 miles south-west of Broseley
15m
Birtley is 15 miles west of Bridgnorth
15m
Birtley is 15 miles north-west of Cleobury Mortimer
16m
Birtley is 16 miles north-west of Tenbury Wells

What are the nearest cities to Birtley?

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

28m
Birtley is 28 miles west of Wolverhampton
32m
Birtley is 32 miles north of Hereford
32m
Birtley is 32 miles north-west of Worcester
37m
Birtley is 37 miles west of Birmingham
42m
Birtley is 42 miles west of Lichfield
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Birtley is 43 miles south-west of Stoke-on-Trent
47m
Birtley is 47 miles south of Chester
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Birtley is 50 miles north-west of Gloucester
54m
Birtley is 54 miles west of Coventry
59m
Birtley is 59 miles south-east of St Asaph

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