Where is Brecks?

Brecks is located in the county of South Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, two miles east of the major town of Rotherham, and 141 miles north of London. Brecks lies six miles north-east of the Derbyshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Brecks falls within the metropolitan district council of Rotherham. It is in the S65 postcode district. The post town for Brecks is Rotherham.

Brecks on a map

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

Which county is Brecks in?

Brecks is in the ceremonial county of South Yorkshire, and the historic county of Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountySouth Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire

Where is Brecks in South Yorkshire?

Brecks is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of South Yorkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of South Yorkshire.

Location of Brecks within South Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Brecks?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Brecks is S65 3HZ.

Where is Brecks in S65?

Brecks is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the S65 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the S65 postcode district.

Location of Brecks within S65

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What is the post town for Brecks?

The post town for Brecks is Rotherham. Brecks is in the S65 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Rotherham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Brecks?

The centre of Brecks is located at position 53.42245° latitude and -1.30718° longitude.

Latitude53.42245°
Longitude-1.30718°

What is the easting and northing of Brecks?

The centre of Brecks is located at the grid reference easting 446139 and northing 391963 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting446139
Northing391963

What are the nearest towns to Brecks?

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

2m
Brecks is 2 miles east of Rotherham
3m
Brecks is 3 miles south-east of Rawmarsh
4m
Brecks is 4 miles west of Maltby
5m
Brecks is 5 miles south of Mexborough
5m
Brecks is 5 miles south-west of Conisbrough
5m
Brecks is 5 miles north-west of Dinnington
6m
Brecks is 6 miles south of Wath upon Dearne
7m
Brecks is 7 miles south of Bolton upon Dearne
8m
Brecks is 8 miles south of Goldthorpe
8m
Brecks is 8 miles south-east of Wombwell

What are the nearest cities to Brecks?

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

7m
Brecks is 7 miles north-east of Sheffield
20m
Brecks is 20 miles south-east of Wakefield
28m
Brecks is 28 miles south of Leeds
31m
Brecks is 31 miles south-east of Bradford
33m
Brecks is 33 miles north of Nottingham
34m
Brecks is 34 miles west of Lincoln
35m
Brecks is 35 miles north of Derby
38m
Brecks is 38 miles south of York
39m
Brecks is 39 miles east of Manchester
41m
Brecks is 41 miles east of Salford

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