Dinckley is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, three miles north-west of the town of Great Harwood, five miles north of the major town of Blackburn, 151 miles south of Edinburgh, 164 miles north of Cardiff, and 187 miles north-west of London. Dinckley falls within the district council of Ribble Valley, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the BB6 postcode district. The post town for Dinckley is Blackburn.
Dinckley is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.
Dinckley is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Lancashire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Dinckley is BB6 8AJ.
Dinckley is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the BB6 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the BB6 postcode district.
The post town for Dinckley is Blackburn. Dinckley is in the BB6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Blackburn.
The centre of Dinckley is located at position 53.81585° latitude and -2.47438° longitude.
The centre of Dinckley is located at the grid reference easting 368864 and northing 435612 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Dinckley relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Dinckley to the centre of the town.
Position of Dinckley relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Dinckley to the centre of the city.