Where is Bishopstone?

Bishopstone is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, six miles east of the major town of Swindon, and 65 miles west of London. Bishopstone lies just south-west of the Oxfordshire border. Bishopstone falls within the unitary authority of Swindon. It is in the SN6 postcode district. The post town for Bishopstone is Swindon.

Bishopstone on a map

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

Which county is Bishopstone in?

Bishopstone is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Swindon.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountySwindon

Where is Bishopstone in Wiltshire?

Bishopstone is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Bishopstone within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Bishopstone?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bishopstone is SN6 8QE.

Where is Bishopstone in SN6?

Bishopstone is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SN6 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SN6 postcode district.

Location of Bishopstone within SN6

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Bishopstone?

The post town for Bishopstone is Swindon. Bishopstone is in the SN6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Swindon.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bishopstone?

The centre of Bishopstone is located at position 51.5514° latitude and -1.64728° longitude.

Latitude51.5514°
Longitude-1.64728°

What is the easting and northing of Bishopstone?

The centre of Bishopstone is located at the grid reference easting 424553 and northing 183671 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting424553
Northing183671

What are the nearest towns to Bishopstone?

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

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Bishopstone is 6 miles east of Swindon
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Bishopstone is 6 miles south-east of Highworth
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Bishopstone is 8 miles south of Faringdon
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Bishopstone is 10 miles north of Marlborough
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Bishopstone is 10 miles west of Wantage
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Bishopstone is 10 miles south of Lechlade-on-Thames
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Bishopstone is 11 miles south-east of Cricklade
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Bishopstone is 11 miles north-west of Hungerford
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Bishopstone is 11 miles east of Royal Wootton Bassett
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Bishopstone is 12 miles south-east of Fairford

What are the nearest cities to Bishopstone?

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

22m
Bishopstone is 22 miles south-west of Oxford
33m
Bishopstone is 33 miles east of Bath
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Bishopstone is 34 miles south-east of Gloucester
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Bishopstone is 34 miles north of Salisbury
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Bishopstone is 37 miles north-west of Winchester
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Bishopstone is 42 miles east of Bristol
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Bishopstone is 46 miles north of Southampton
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Bishopstone is 49 miles north-east of Wells
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Bishopstone is 51 miles south-east of Worcester
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Bishopstone is 57 miles north-west of Portsmouth