Brierfield is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, one mile south-west of the town of Nelson, three miles north of the major town of Burnley, 152 miles south of Edinburgh, 167 miles north of Cardiff, and 182 miles north-west of London. Brierfield lies five miles west of the West Yorkshire border. Brierfield falls within the district council of Pendle, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the BB9 postcode district. The post town for Brierfield is Nelson.
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Brierfield is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.
Brierfield is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Lancashire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Brierfield is BB9 5HS.
Brierfield is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the BB9 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the BB9 postcode district.
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The post town for Brierfield is Nelson. Brierfield is in the BB9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Nelson.
The centre of Brierfield is located at position 53.82378° latitude and -2.23427° longitude.
The centre of Brierfield is located at the grid reference easting 384676 and northing 436415 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Brierfield relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Brierfield to the centre of the town.
Position of Brierfield relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Brierfield to the centre of the city.