Cronton is located in the county of Merseyside, North West England, two miles north-west of the town of Widnes, five miles south of the major town of St Helens, 133 miles north of Cardiff, and 171 miles north-west of London. Cronton lies just north-west of the Cheshire border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Cronton falls within the metropolitan district council of Knowsley. It is in the WA8 postcode district. The post town for Cronton is Widnes.
Cronton is in the ceremonial county of Merseyside, and the historic county of Lancashire.
Cronton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Merseyside, and towards the easternmost extremity of Merseyside.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Cronton is WA8 5BS.
Cronton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the WA8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the WA8 postcode district.
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The post town for Cronton is Widnes. Cronton is in the WA8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Widnes.
The centre of Cronton is located at position 53.38878° latitude and -2.76246° longitude.
The centre of Cronton is located at the grid reference easting 349388 and northing 388265 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Cronton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Cronton to the centre of the town.
Position of Cronton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Cronton to the centre of the city.