Where is Cann Common?

Cann Common is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, two miles south-east of the town of Shaftesbury, 20 miles north-west of the major town of Poole, 55 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 96 miles south-west of London. Cann Common lies just south-west of the Wiltshire border. Cann Common falls within the district council of North Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the SP7 postcode district. The post town for Cann Common is Shaftesbury.

Cann Common on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Cann Common
Location of Cann Common within the UK

Which county is Cann Common in?

Cann Common is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Cann Common in Dorset?

Cann Common is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Dorset, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dorset.

Location of Cann Common within Dorset

What is the postcode for Cann Common?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cann Common is SP7 0DJ.

Where is Cann Common in SP7?

Cann Common is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SP7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SP7 postcode district.

Location of Cann Common within SP7

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What is the post town for Cann Common?

The post town for Cann Common is Shaftesbury. Cann Common is in the SP7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shaftesbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cann Common?

The centre of Cann Common is located at position 50.98737° latitude and -2.1665° longitude.

Latitude50.98737°
Longitude-2.1665°

What is the easting and northing of Cann Common?

The centre of Cann Common is located at the grid reference easting 388409 and northing 120899 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting388409
Northing120899

What are the nearest towns to Cann Common?

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

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Cann Common is 2 miles south-east of Shaftesbury
6m
Cann Common is 6 miles south-east of Gillingham
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Cann Common is 7 miles north-east of Sturminster Newton
8m
Cann Common is 8 miles south-east of Mere
9m
Cann Common is 9 miles north of Blandford Forum
9m
Cann Common is 9 miles east of Stalbridge
12m
Cann Common is 12 miles south-east of Wincanton
15m
Cann Common is 15 miles north-west of Verwood
15m
Cann Common is 15 miles south-west of Wilton
15m
Cann Common is 15 miles south of Warminster

What are the nearest cities to Cann Common?

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

17m
Cann Common is 17 miles west of Salisbury
26m
Cann Common is 26 miles south-east of Wells
29m
Cann Common is 29 miles south of Bath
34m
Cann Common is 34 miles west of Southampton
37m
Cann Common is 37 miles south-east of Bristol
38m
Cann Common is 38 miles west of Winchester
49m
Cann Common is 49 miles west of Portsmouth
55m
Cann Common is 55 miles south-east of Newport
56m
Cann Common is 56 miles south-east of Cardiff
61m
Cann Common is 61 miles south of Gloucester