Where is Charnock Richard?

Charnock Richard is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, two miles south-west of the town of Chorley, seven miles north of the major town of Wigan, 151 miles north of Cardiff, 162 miles south of Edinburgh, and 182 miles north-west of London. Charnock Richard lies two miles north-west of the Greater Manchester border. Charnock Richard falls within the district council of Chorley, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the PR7 postcode district. The post town for Charnock Richard is Chorley.

Charnock Richard on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Charnock Richard
Location of Charnock Richard within the UK

Which county is Charnock Richard in?

Charnock Richard is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyLancashire
Historic CountyLancashire
Administrative CountyLancashire

Where is Charnock Richard in Lancashire?

Charnock Richard is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Lancashire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Lancashire.

Location of Charnock Richard within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Charnock Richard?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Charnock Richard is PR7 5NA.

Where is Charnock Richard in PR7?

Charnock Richard is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PR7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PR7 postcode district.

Location of Charnock Richard within PR7

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What is the post town for Charnock Richard?

The post town for Charnock Richard is Chorley. Charnock Richard is in the PR7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chorley.

What is the latitude and longitude of Charnock Richard?

The centre of Charnock Richard is located at position 53.63619° latitude and -2.67446° longitude.

Latitude53.63619°
Longitude-2.67446°

What is the easting and northing of Charnock Richard?

The centre of Charnock Richard is located at the grid reference easting 355501 and northing 415731 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting355501
Northing415731

What are the nearest towns to Charnock Richard?

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

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Charnock Richard is 2 miles south-west of Chorley
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Charnock Richard is 3 miles north-west of Adlington
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Charnock Richard is 3 miles north of Standish
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Charnock Richard is 4 miles south of Leyland
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Charnock Richard is 6 miles north-west of Horwich
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Charnock Richard is 7 miles north of Wigan
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Charnock Richard is 7 miles south of Bamber Bridge
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Charnock Richard is 7 miles north of Ince-in-Makerfield
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Charnock Richard is 7 miles north-east of Skelmersdale
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Charnock Richard is 8 miles north-west of Hindley

What are the nearest cities to Charnock Richard?

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

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Charnock Richard is 9 miles south of Preston
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Charnock Richard is 19 miles north-west of Salford
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Charnock Richard is 20 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Charnock Richard is 21 miles north-west of Manchester
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Charnock Richard is 29 miles south of Lancaster
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Charnock Richard is 32 miles north of Chester
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Charnock Richard is 39 miles west of Bradford
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Charnock Richard is 41 miles north-east of St Asaph
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Charnock Richard is 47 miles north-west of Stoke-on-Trent
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Charnock Richard is 47 miles west of Leeds