Where is Gatcombe?

Gatcombe is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, three miles south of the town of Newport, 13 miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 78 miles south-west of London. Gatcombe was historically in the county of Hampshire. Gatcombe falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO30 postcode district.

Gatcombe on a map

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

Which county is Gatcombe in?

Gatcombe is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Gatcombe in Isle of Wight?

Gatcombe is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Isle of Wight, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Isle of Wight.

Location of Gatcombe within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Gatcombe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Gatcombe is PO30 3EH.

Where is Gatcombe in PO30?

Gatcombe is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PO30 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PO30 postcode district.

Location of Gatcombe within PO30

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What is the latitude and longitude of Gatcombe?

The centre of Gatcombe is located at position 50.66497° latitude and -1.3093° longitude.

Latitude50.66497°
Longitude-1.3093°

What is the easting and northing of Gatcombe?

The centre of Gatcombe is located at the grid reference easting 448912 and northing 85261 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting448912
Northing85261

What are the nearest towns to Gatcombe?

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

3m
Gatcombe is 3 miles south of Newport
6m
Gatcombe is 6 miles north-west of Shanklin
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Gatcombe is 6 miles south of East Cowes
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Gatcombe is 7 miles north-west of Ventnor
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Gatcombe is 7 miles south of Cowes
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Gatcombe is 7 miles west of Sandown
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Gatcombe is 7 miles west of Brading
8m
Gatcombe is 8 miles south-west of Ryde
9m
Gatcombe is 9 miles east of Yarmouth
12m
Gatcombe is 12 miles south-east of Lymington

What are the nearest cities to Gatcombe?

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

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Gatcombe is 13 miles south-west of Portsmouth
17m
Gatcombe is 17 miles south of Southampton
26m
Gatcombe is 26 miles south-west of Chichester
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Gatcombe is 27 miles south of Winchester
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Gatcombe is 35 miles south-east of Salisbury
52m
Gatcombe is 52 miles west of Brighton and Hove
67m
Gatcombe is 67 miles south-east of Bath
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Gatcombe is 69 miles south-east of Wells
75m
Gatcombe is 75 miles south of Oxford
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Gatcombe is 77 miles south-west of City of Westminster