Criftins is located in the county of Shropshire, West Midlands, two miles north-west of the town of Ellesmere, 17 miles north-west of the major town of Shrewsbury, 100 miles north of Cardiff, and 154 miles north-west of London. Criftins lies roughly one mile south-east of the Clwyd border. Criftins falls within the unitary authority of Shropshire. It is in the SY12 postcode district. The post town for Criftins is Ellesmere.
Criftins is in the ceremonial county of Shropshire, the historic county of Shropshire, and the administrative county of Shropshire.
Criftins is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Shropshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Shropshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Criftins is SY12 9ND.
Criftins is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SY12 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SY12 postcode district.
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The post town for Criftins is Ellesmere. Criftins is in the SY12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ellesmere.
The centre of Criftins is located at position 52.92446° latitude and -2.93955° longitude.
The centre of Criftins is located at the grid reference easting 336932 and northing 336752 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Criftins relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Criftins to the centre of the town.
Position of Criftins relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Criftins to the centre of the city.