Where is Cardew?

Cardew is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, five miles east of the town of Wigton, six miles south-west of the major city of Carlisle, 78 miles south of Edinburgh, 232 miles north of Cardiff, and 259 miles north-west of London. Cardew was historically in the county of Cumberland. Cardew falls within the district council of Carlisle, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the CA5 postcode district. The post town for Cardew is Carlisle.

Cardew on a map

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

Which county is Cardew in?

Cardew is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Cumberland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyCumberland
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Cardew in Cumbria?

Cardew is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Cumbria, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cumbria.

Location of Cardew within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Cardew?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cardew is CA5 7JQ.

Where is Cardew in CA5?

Cardew is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CA5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CA5 postcode district.

Location of Cardew within CA5

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What is the post town for Cardew?

The post town for Cardew is Carlisle. Cardew is in the CA5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Carlisle.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cardew?

The centre of Cardew is located at position 54.83184° latitude and -3.02979° longitude.

Latitude54.83184°
Longitude-3.02979°

What is the easting and northing of Cardew?

The centre of Cardew is located at the grid reference easting 333948 and northing 549043 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting333948
Northing549043

What are the nearest towns to Cardew?

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

5m
Cardew is 5 miles east of Wigton
12m
Cardew is 12 miles south of Longtown
13m
Cardew is 13 miles east of Aspatria
14m
Cardew is 14 miles south-west of Brampton
14m
Cardew is 14 miles south-east of Annan
15m
Cardew is 15 miles east of Silloth
16m
Cardew is 16 miles north-west of Penrith
17m
Cardew is 17 miles north of Keswick
18m
Cardew is 18 miles north-east of Cockermouth
20m
Cardew is 20 miles east of Maryport

What are the nearest cities to Cardew?

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

6m
Cardew is 6 miles south-west of Carlisle
55m
Cardew is 55 miles north of Lancaster
57m
Cardew is 57 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
58m
Cardew is 58 miles west of Durham
66m
Cardew is 66 miles west of Sunderland
75m
Cardew is 75 miles north of Preston
77m
Cardew is 77 miles north-west of Ripon
78m
Cardew is 78 miles south of Edinburgh
86m
Cardew is 86 miles south-east of Glasgow
89m
Cardew is 89 miles north-west of Bradford

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