Where is Criftins?

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 on a map

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

Which county is Criftins in?

Criftins is in the ceremonial county of Shropshire, the historic county of Shropshire, and the administrative county of Shropshire.

Ceremonial CountyShropshire
Historic CountyShropshire
Administrative CountyShropshire

Where is Criftins in Shropshire?

Criftins is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Shropshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Shropshire.

Location of Criftins within Shropshire

What is the postcode for Criftins?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Criftins is SY12 9ND.

Where is Criftins in SY12?

Criftins is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SY12 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SY12 postcode district.

Location of Criftins within SY12

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What is the post town for Criftins?

The post town for Criftins is Ellesmere. Criftins is in the SY12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ellesmere.

What is the latitude and longitude of Criftins?

The centre of Criftins is located at position 52.92446° latitude and -2.93955° longitude.

Latitude52.92446°
Longitude-2.93955°

What is the easting and northing of Criftins?

The centre of Criftins is located at the grid reference easting 336932 and northing 336752 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting336932
Northing336752

What are the nearest towns to Criftins?

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

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Criftins is 2 miles north-west of Ellesmere
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Criftins is 5 miles east of Chirk
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Criftins is 7 miles north-east of Oswestry
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Criftins is 9 miles south of Wrexham
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Criftins is 10 miles east of Llangollen
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Criftins is 10 miles north-west of Wem
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Criftins is 11 miles west of Whitchurch
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Criftins is 17 miles north-west of Shrewsbury
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Criftins is 18 miles north-east of Llanfyllin
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Criftins is 18 miles south of Buckley

What are the nearest cities to Criftins?

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

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Criftins is 18 miles south of Chester
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Criftins is 31 miles south-east of St Asaph
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Criftins is 33 miles west of Stoke-on-Trent
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Criftins is 34 miles south of Liverpool
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Criftins is 41 miles north-west of Wolverhampton
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Criftins is 47 miles south-west of Salford
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Criftins is 48 miles south-west of Manchester
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Criftins is 50 miles west of Lichfield
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Criftins is 53 miles north-west of Birmingham
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Criftins is 54 miles south-east of Bangor

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