1. Brierfield

Where is Brierfield?

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 on a map

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

Which county is Brierfield in?

Brierfield is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyLancashire
Historic CountyLancashire
Administrative CountyLancashire

Where is Brierfield in Lancashire?

Brierfield is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Lancashire.

Location of Brierfield within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Brierfield?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Brierfield is BB9 5HS.

Where is Brierfield in BB9?

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.

Location of Brierfield within BB9

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What is the post town for Brierfield?

The post town for Brierfield is Nelson. Brierfield is in the BB9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Nelson.

What is the latitude and longitude of Brierfield?

The centre of Brierfield is located at position 53.82378° latitude and -2.23427° longitude.

Latitude53.82378°
Longitude-2.23427°

What is the easting and northing of Brierfield?

The centre of Brierfield is located at the grid reference easting 384676 and northing 436415 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting384676
Northing436415

What are the nearest towns to Brierfield?

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

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Brierfield is 1 mile south-west of Nelson
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Brierfield is 2 miles south of Barrowford
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Brierfield is 3 miles north of Burnley
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Brierfield is 4 miles north-east of Padiham
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Brierfield is 4 miles south-west of Colne
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Brierfield is 4 miles west of Trawden
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Brierfield is 7 miles south of Barnoldswick
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Brierfield is 7 miles north-east of Clayton-le-Moors
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Brierfield is 7 miles south-east of Clitheroe
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Brierfield is 7 miles north-east of Accrington

What are the nearest cities to Brierfield?

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

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Brierfield is 20 miles east of Preston
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Brierfield is 20 miles west of Bradford
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Brierfield is 24 miles north of Manchester
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Brierfield is 24 miles north of Salford
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Brierfield is 28 miles south-east of Lancaster
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Brierfield is 28 miles west of Leeds
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Brierfield is 32 miles west of Wakefield
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Brierfield is 36 miles south-west of Ripon
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Brierfield is 42 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Brierfield is 44 miles north-west of Sheffield

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