1. Golborne

Where is Golborne?

Golborne is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, two miles south-east of the town of Ashton-in-Makerfield, five miles south of the major town of Wigan, 140 miles north of Cardiff, and 171 miles north-west of London. Golborne lies just east of the Merseyside border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Golborne falls within the metropolitan district council of Wigan. It is in the WA3 postcode district. The post town for Golborne is Warrington.

Golborne on a map

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

Which county is Golborne in?

Golborne is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyLancashire

Where is Golborne in Greater Manchester?

Golborne is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater Manchester, and towards the westernmost extremity of Greater Manchester.

Location of Golborne within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Golborne?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Golborne is WA3 3BJ.

Where is Golborne in WA3?

Golborne is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the WA3 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the WA3 postcode district.

Location of Golborne within WA3

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What is the post town for Golborne?

The post town for Golborne is Warrington. Golborne is in the WA3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Warrington.

What is the latitude and longitude of Golborne?

The centre of Golborne is located at position 53.47533° latitude and -2.5977° longitude.

Latitude53.47533°
Longitude-2.5977°

What is the easting and northing of Golborne?

The centre of Golborne is located at the grid reference easting 360427 and northing 397789 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting360427
Northing397789

What are the nearest towns to Golborne?

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

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Golborne is 2 miles south-east of Ashton-in-Makerfield
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Golborne is 2 miles north-east of Newton-le-Willows
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Golborne is 3 miles east of Haydock
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Golborne is 4 miles south-west of Leigh
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Golborne is 4 miles south of Hindley
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Golborne is 4 miles south of Ince-in-Makerfield
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Golborne is 5 miles east of Billinge
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Golborne is 5 miles south of Wigan
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Golborne is 6 miles south-west of Atherton
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Golborne is 6 miles north of Warrington

What are the nearest cities to Golborne?

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

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Golborne is 12 miles west of Salford
15m
Golborne is 15 miles west of Manchester
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Golborne is 16 miles east of Liverpool
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Golborne is 20 miles south of Preston
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Golborne is 23 miles north-east of Chester
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Golborne is 36 miles north-west of Stoke-on-Trent
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Golborne is 38 miles east of St Asaph
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Golborne is 41 miles south of Lancaster
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Golborne is 41 miles south-west of Bradford
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Golborne is 47 miles west of Sheffield

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