Where is Clapton?

Clapton is located in the county of Berkshire, South East England, three miles north-east of the town of Hungerford, 17 miles south-east of the major town of Swindon, and 57 miles west of London. Clapton lies three miles east of the Wiltshire border. Clapton falls within the unitary authority of West Berkshire. It is in the RG17 postcode district. The post town for Clapton is Hungerford.

Clapton on a map

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

Which county is Clapton in?

Clapton is in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of West Berkshire.

Ceremonial CountyBerkshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire

Where is Clapton in Berkshire?

Clapton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Berkshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Berkshire.

Location of Clapton within Berkshire

What is the postcode for Clapton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Clapton is RG17 9RW.

Where is Clapton in RG17?

Clapton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the RG17 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the RG17 postcode district.

Location of Clapton within RG17

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What is the post town for Clapton?

The post town for Clapton is Hungerford. Clapton is in the RG17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Hungerford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Clapton?

The centre of Clapton is located at position 51.43216° latitude and -1.45033° longitude.

Latitude51.43216°
Longitude-1.45033°

What is the easting and northing of Clapton?

The centre of Clapton is located at the grid reference easting 438308 and northing 170494 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting438308
Northing170494

What are the nearest towns to Clapton?

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

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Clapton is 3 miles north-east of Hungerford
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Clapton is 6 miles west of Newbury
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Clapton is 9 miles west of Thatcham
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Clapton is 11 miles south of Wantage
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Clapton is 12 miles east of Marlborough
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Clapton is 14 miles west of Tadley
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Clapton is 14 miles north-east of Ludgershall
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Clapton is 15 miles north of Whitchurch
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Clapton is 15 miles south-west of Didcot
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Clapton is 16 miles north of Andover

What are the nearest cities to Clapton?

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

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Clapton is 24 miles south of Oxford
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Clapton is 26 miles north of Winchester
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Clapton is 29 miles north-east of Salisbury
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Clapton is 36 miles north of Southampton
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Clapton is 39 miles east of Bath
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Clapton is 45 miles south-east of Gloucester
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Clapton is 47 miles north of Portsmouth
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Clapton is 50 miles east of Bristol
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Clapton is 50 miles north-west of Chichester
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Clapton is 53 miles south-west of St Albans