Brackenthwaite is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, three miles south-east of the town of Wigton, nine miles south-west of the major city of Carlisle, 79 miles south of Edinburgh, 230 miles north of Cardiff, and 259 miles north-west of London. Brackenthwaite was historically in the county of Cumberland. Brackenthwaite falls within the district council of Allerdale, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the CA7 postcode district. The post town for Brackenthwaite is Wigton.
Brackenthwaite is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Cumberland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.
Brackenthwaite is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Cumbria, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cumbria.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Brackenthwaite is CA7 8AS.
Brackenthwaite is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CA7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CA7 postcode district.
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The post town for Brackenthwaite is Wigton. Brackenthwaite is in the CA7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wigton.
The centre of Brackenthwaite is located at position 54.808° latitude and -3.10517° longitude.
The centre of Brackenthwaite is located at the grid reference easting 329064 and northing 546464 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Brackenthwaite relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Brackenthwaite to the centre of the town.
Position of Brackenthwaite relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Brackenthwaite to the centre of the city.