Where is Clapton?

Clapton is located in the county of Somerset, South West England, two miles west of the town of Midsomer Norton, ten miles south-west of the major city of Bath, 32 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 105 miles west of London. Clapton falls within the district council of Mendip, under the county council of Somerset. It is in the BA3 postcode district. The post town for Clapton is Radstock.

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 Somerset, the historic county of Somerset, and the administrative county of Somerset.

Ceremonial CountySomerset
Historic CountySomerset
Administrative CountySomerset

Where is Clapton in Somerset?

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

Location of Clapton within Somerset

What is the postcode for Clapton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Clapton is BA3 4DZ.

Where is Clapton in BA3?

Clapton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BA3 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the BA3 postcode district.

Location of Clapton within BA3

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What is the post town for Clapton?

The post town for Clapton is Radstock. Clapton is in the BA3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Radstock.

What is the latitude and longitude of Clapton?

The centre of Clapton is located at position 51.27886° latitude and -2.52002° longitude.

Latitude51.27886°
Longitude-2.52002°

What is the easting and northing of Clapton?

The centre of Clapton is located at the grid reference easting 363825 and northing 153431 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting363825
Northing153431

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 2 miles west of Midsomer Norton
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Clapton is 3 miles west of Radstock
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Clapton is 6 miles north of Shepton Mallet
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Clapton is 9 miles west of Frome
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Clapton is 10 miles south of Keynsham
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Clapton is 12 miles north of Bruton
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Clapton is 12 miles west of Bradford-on-Avon
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Clapton is 12 miles north-east of Glastonbury
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Clapton is 13 miles east of Axbridge
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Clapton is 13 miles north of Castle Cary

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 7 miles north-east of Wells
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Clapton is 10 miles south-west of Bath
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Clapton is 13 miles south of Bristol
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Clapton is 30 miles south-east of Newport
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Clapton is 32 miles south-east of Cardiff
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Clapton is 35 miles north-west of Salisbury
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Clapton is 42 miles south of Gloucester
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Clapton is 54 miles south of Hereford
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Clapton is 55 miles west of Winchester
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Clapton is 55 miles north-west of Southampton