Where is Cefn Mawr?

Cefn Mawr is located in the county of Powys, Wales, one mile north of the town of Newtown, 26 miles south-west of the major town of Shrewsbury, 73 miles north of Cardiff, and 153 miles north-west of London. Cefn Mawr lies six miles west of the Shropshire border, and was historically in the county of Montgomeryshire. Cefn Mawr falls within the unitary authority of Powys - Powys. It is in the SY16 postcode district. The post town for Cefn Mawr is Newtown.

Cefn Mawr on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Cefn Mawr
Location of Cefn Mawr within the UK

Which county is Cefn Mawr in?

Cefn Mawr is in the ceremonial county of Powys, the historic county of Montgomeryshire, and the administrative county of Powys - Powys.

Ceremonial CountyPowys
Historic CountyMontgomeryshire
Administrative CountyPowys - Powys

Where is Cefn Mawr in Powys?

Cefn Mawr is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Powys, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Powys.

Location of Cefn Mawr within Powys

What is the postcode for Cefn Mawr?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cefn Mawr is SY16 3LY.

Where is Cefn Mawr in SY16?

Cefn Mawr is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SY16 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SY16 postcode district.

Location of Cefn Mawr within SY16

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What is the post town for Cefn Mawr?

The post town for Cefn Mawr is Newtown. Cefn Mawr is in the SY16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Newtown.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cefn Mawr?

The centre of Cefn Mawr is located at position 52.53491° latitude and -3.31615° longitude.

Latitude52.53491°
Longitude-3.31615°

What is the easting and northing of Cefn Mawr?

The centre of Cefn Mawr is located at the grid reference easting 310823 and northing 293820 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting310823
Northing293820

What are the nearest towns to Cefn Mawr?

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

1m
Cefn Mawr is 1 mile north of Newtown
7m
Cefn Mawr is 7 miles west of Montgomery
8m
Cefn Mawr is 8 miles south of Llanfair Caereinion
11m
Cefn Mawr is 11 miles north-east of Llanidloes
11m
Cefn Mawr is 11 miles south-west of Welshpool
14m
Cefn Mawr is 14 miles west of Bishop's Castle
16m
Cefn Mawr is 16 miles south of Llanfyllin
17m
Cefn Mawr is 17 miles north-west of Knighton
18m
Cefn Mawr is 18 miles north-east of Rhayader
20m
Cefn Mawr is 20 miles north of Llandrindod Wells

What are the nearest cities to Cefn Mawr?

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

42m
Cefn Mawr is 42 miles north-west of Hereford
49m
Cefn Mawr is 49 miles south of Chester
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Cefn Mawr is 50 miles west of Wolverhampton
50m
Cefn Mawr is 50 miles south of St Asaph
52m
Cefn Mawr is 52 miles north-west of Worcester
59m
Cefn Mawr is 59 miles south-west of Stoke-on-Trent
59m
Cefn Mawr is 59 miles south-east of Bangor
60m
Cefn Mawr is 60 miles west of Birmingham
62m
Cefn Mawr is 62 miles south of Liverpool
63m
Cefn Mawr is 63 miles west of Lichfield

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