1. Brotherton

Where is Brotherton?

Brotherton is located in the county of North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, two miles north-west of the town of Knottingley, ten miles east of the major city of Wakefield, and 160 miles north of London. Brotherton lies just east of the West Yorkshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Brotherton falls within the district council of Selby, under the county council of North Yorkshire. It is in the WF11 postcode district. The post town for Brotherton is Knottingley.

Brotherton on a map

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

Which county is Brotherton in?

Brotherton is in the ceremonial county of North Yorkshire, the historic county of Yorkshire, and the administrative county of North Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountyNorth Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire

Where is Brotherton in North Yorkshire?

Brotherton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of North Yorkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of North Yorkshire.

Location of Brotherton within North Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Brotherton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Brotherton is WF11 9LG.

Where is Brotherton in WF11?

Brotherton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the WF11 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the WF11 postcode district.

Location of Brotherton within WF11

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What is the post town for Brotherton?

The post town for Brotherton is Knottingley. Brotherton is in the WF11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Knottingley.

What is the latitude and longitude of Brotherton?

The centre of Brotherton is located at position 53.72719° latitude and -1.27096° longitude.

Latitude53.72719°
Longitude-1.27096°

What is the easting and northing of Brotherton?

The centre of Brotherton is located at the grid reference easting 448199 and northing 425890 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting448199
Northing425890

What are the nearest towns to Brotherton?

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

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Brotherton is 2 miles north-west of Knottingley
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Brotherton is 3 miles north-east of Pontefract
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Brotherton is 3 miles east of Castleford
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Brotherton is 5 miles north-east of Featherstone
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Brotherton is 6 miles east of Normanton
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Brotherton is 7 miles south-east of Garforth
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Brotherton is 9 miles north-east of Hemsworth
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Brotherton is 9 miles east of Rothwell
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Brotherton is 9 miles south-west of Selby
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Brotherton is 9 miles north of South Elmsall

What are the nearest cities to Brotherton?

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

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Brotherton is 10 miles east of Wakefield
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Brotherton is 13 miles south-east of Leeds
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Brotherton is 18 miles south-west of York
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Brotherton is 20 miles east of Bradford
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Brotherton is 25 miles north of Sheffield
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Brotherton is 30 miles south of Ripon
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Brotherton is 38 miles west of Kingston upon Hull
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Brotherton is 44 miles north-east of Manchester
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Brotherton is 45 miles east of Salford
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Brotherton is 46 miles north-west of Lincoln

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