Where is Brownlow?

Brownlow is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, one mile north of the town of Billinge, four miles north of the major town of St Helens, 142 miles north of Cardiff, 170 miles south of Edinburgh, and 176 miles north-west of London. Brownlow lies just north-east of the Merseyside border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Brownlow falls within the metropolitan district council of Wigan. It is in the WN5 postcode district. The post town for Brownlow is Wigan.

Brownlow on a map

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

Which county is Brownlow in?

Brownlow is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyLancashire

Where is Brownlow in Greater Manchester?

Brownlow is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater Manchester, and towards the westernmost extremity of Greater Manchester.

Location of Brownlow within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Brownlow?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Brownlow is WN5 7EZ.

Where is Brownlow in WN5?

Brownlow is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the WN5 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the WN5 postcode district.

Location of Brownlow within WN5

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What is the post town for Brownlow?

The post town for Brownlow is Wigan. Brownlow is in the WN5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wigan.

What is the latitude and longitude of Brownlow?

The centre of Brownlow is located at position 53.51255° latitude and -2.7194° longitude.

Latitude53.51255°
Longitude-2.7194°

What is the easting and northing of Brownlow?

The centre of Brownlow is located at the grid reference easting 352391 and northing 402004 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting352391
Northing402004

What are the nearest towns to Brownlow?

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

1m
Brownlow is 1 mile north of Billinge
3m
Brownlow is 3 miles east of Rainford
3m
Brownlow is 3 miles south-east of Skelmersdale
4m
Brownlow is 4 miles north-west of Haydock
4m
Brownlow is 4 miles north-west of Ashton-in-Makerfield
4m
Brownlow is 4 miles north of St Helens
4m
Brownlow is 4 miles south-west of Wigan
5m
Brownlow is 5 miles west of Ince-in-Makerfield
5m
Brownlow is 5 miles north-west of Newton-le-Willows
6m
Brownlow is 6 miles south-west of Standish

What are the nearest cities to Brownlow?

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

13m
Brownlow is 13 miles north-east of Liverpool
17m
Brownlow is 17 miles south of Preston
18m
Brownlow is 18 miles west of Salford
20m
Brownlow is 20 miles west of Manchester
23m
Brownlow is 23 miles north of Chester
35m
Brownlow is 35 miles north-east of St Asaph
37m
Brownlow is 37 miles south of Lancaster
41m
Brownlow is 41 miles north-west of Stoke-on-Trent
44m
Brownlow is 44 miles south-west of Bradford
52m
Brownlow is 52 miles west of Wakefield

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