Colne is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, one mile north-west of the town of Trawden, six miles north-east of the major town of Burnley, 151 miles south of Edinburgh, 170 miles north of Cardiff, and 183 miles north-west of London. Colne lies three miles south-west of the North Yorkshire border. Colne falls within the district council of Pendle, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the BB8 postcode district. The post town for Colne is Colne.
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Colne is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.
Colne is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Lancashire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Colne is BB8 0NN.
Colne is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BB8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the BB8 postcode district.
The post town for Colne is Colne. Colne is in the BB8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Colne.
The centre of Colne is located at position 53.85737° latitude and -2.16417° longitude.
The centre of Colne is located at the grid reference easting 389299 and northing 440140 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Colne relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Colne to the centre of the town.
Position of Colne relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Colne to the centre of the city.