Burscough is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, three miles north-east of the town of Ormskirk, seven miles south-east of the major town of Southport, 147 miles north of Cardiff, 163 miles south of Edinburgh, and 184 miles north-west of London. Burscough lies five miles north-east of the Merseyside border. Burscough falls within the district council of West Lancashire, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the L40 postcode district. The post town for Burscough is Ormskirk.
Burscough is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.
Burscough is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Lancashire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Lancashire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Burscough is L40 7TF.
Burscough is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the L40 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the L40 postcode district.
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The post town for Burscough is Ormskirk. Burscough is in the L40 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ormskirk.
The centre of Burscough is located at position 53.60007° latitude and -2.84455° longitude.
The centre of Burscough is located at the grid reference easting 344207 and northing 411832 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Burscough relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Burscough to the centre of the town.
Position of Burscough relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Burscough to the centre of the city.