Where is Box?

Box is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, three miles south-west of the town of Corsham, five miles north-east of the major city of Bath, 40 miles east of Cardiff, and 92 miles west of London. Box lies roughly one mile north-east of the Somerset border. Box falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SN13 postcode district. The post town for Box is Corsham.

Box on a map

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

Which county is Box in?

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

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Box in Wiltshire?

Box is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Box within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Box?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Box is SN13 8NH.

Where is Box in SN13?

Box is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SN13 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SN13 postcode district.

Location of Box within SN13

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What is the post town for Box?

The post town for Box is Corsham. Box is in the SN13 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Corsham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Box?

The centre of Box is located at position 51.41524° latitude and -2.25235° longitude.

Latitude51.41524°
Longitude-2.25235°

What is the easting and northing of Box?

The centre of Box is located at the grid reference easting 382547 and northing 168499 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting382547
Northing168499

What are the nearest towns to Box?

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

3m
Box is 3 miles south-west of Corsham
5m
Box is 5 miles north of Bradford-on-Avon
6m
Box is 6 miles north-west of Melksham
7m
Box is 7 miles south-west of Chippenham
7m
Box is 7 miles north of Trowbridge
10m
Box is 10 miles south-east of Chipping Sodbury
11m
Box is 11 miles east of Keynsham
11m
Box is 11 miles west of Calne
11m
Box is 11 miles north of Westbury
11m
Box is 11 miles south-east of Yate

What are the nearest cities to Box?

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

5m
Box is 5 miles north-east of Bath
15m
Box is 15 miles east of Bristol
22m
Box is 22 miles north-east of Wells
31m
Box is 31 miles north-west of Salisbury
31m
Box is 31 miles south of Gloucester
34m
Box is 34 miles east of Newport
40m
Box is 40 miles east of Cardiff
48m
Box is 48 miles north-west of Winchester
49m
Box is 49 miles south-east of Hereford
49m
Box is 49 miles south-west of Oxford