1. Bishopston

Where is Bishopston?

Bishopston is located in the county of West Glamorgan, Wales, five miles south-west of the major city of Swansea, 38 miles west of Cardiff, and 169 miles west of London. Bishopston lies six miles south of the Dyfed border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Bishopston falls within the unitary authority of Abertawe - Swansea. It is in the SA3 postcode district. The post town for Bishopston is Swansea.

Bishopston on a map

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

Which county is Bishopston in?

Bishopston is in the ceremonial county of West Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Abertawe - Swansea.

Ceremonial CountyWest Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyAbertawe - Swansea

Where is Bishopston in West Glamorgan?

Bishopston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of West Glamorgan, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of West Glamorgan.

Location of Bishopston within West Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Bishopston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bishopston is SA3 3EW.

Where is Bishopston in SA3?

Bishopston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SA3 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SA3 postcode district.

Location of Bishopston within SA3

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What is the post town for Bishopston?

The post town for Bishopston is Swansea. Bishopston is in the SA3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Swansea.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bishopston?

The centre of Bishopston is located at position 51.58044° latitude and -4.05117° longitude.

Latitude51.58044°
Longitude-4.05117°

What is the easting and northing of Bishopston?

The centre of Bishopston is located at the grid reference easting 257973 and northing 188836 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting257973
Northing188836

What are the nearest towns to Bishopston?

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

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Bishopston is 6 miles south of Loughor
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Bishopston is 6 miles south of Gorseinon
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Bishopston is 9 miles south-east of Llanelli
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Bishopston is 9 miles south of Pontarddulais
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Bishopston is 11 miles south-east of Burry Port
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Bishopston is 12 miles west of Port Talbot
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Bishopston is 12 miles south-west of Neath
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Bishopston is 13 miles south-west of Pontardawe
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Bishopston is 15 miles south of Ammanford
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Bishopston is 15 miles south-east of Kidwelly

What are the nearest cities to Bishopston?

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

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Bishopston is 5 miles south-west of Swansea
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Bishopston is 38 miles west of Cardiff
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Bishopston is 45 miles west of Newport
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Bishopston is 56 miles south-east of St Davids
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Bishopston is 63 miles west of Bristol
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Bishopston is 63 miles north of Exeter
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Bishopston is 66 miles south-west of Hereford
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Bishopston is 66 miles north-west of Wells
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Bishopston is 74 miles west of Bath
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Bishopston is 80 miles west of Gloucester

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