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Where is Gravesend?

Gravesend is located in the county of Kent, South East England, one mile east of the town of Northfleet, eight miles north-west of the major town of Chatham, and 22 miles east of London. Gravesend lies just south of the Essex border. Gravesend falls within the district council of Gravesham, under the county council of Kent. It is in the DA12 postcode district. The post town for Gravesend is Gravesend.

COVID-19: Gravesend coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Kent case numbers. This Gravesend coronavirus map shows the position of Gravesend within Kent, along with the number of cases in Kent and each of the surrounding areas.

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Map showing extent of Gravesend as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Gravesend
Map showing location of Gravesend within the UK
Location of Gravesend within the UK

Which county is Gravesend in?

Gravesend is in the ceremonial county of Kent, the historic county of Kent, and the administrative county of Kent.

Ceremonial CountyKent
Historic CountyKent
Administrative CountyKent

Where is Gravesend in Kent?

Gravesend is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Kent, and towards the westernmost extremity of Kent.

Map showing location of Gravesend within Kent
Location of Gravesend within Kent

What is the postcode for Gravesend?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Gravesend is DA12 2XX.

Where is Gravesend in DA12?

Gravesend is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DA12 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DA12 postcode district.

Map showing location of Gravesend within DA12
Location of Gravesend within DA12

What is the post town for Gravesend?

The post town for Gravesend is Gravesend. Gravesend is in the DA12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Gravesend.

What is the latitude and longitude of Gravesend?

The centre of Gravesend is located at position 51.44252° latitude and 0.36937° longitude.

Latitude51.44252°
Longitude0.36937°

What is the easting and northing of Gravesend?

The centre of Gravesend is located at the grid reference easting 564762 and northing 174165 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting564762
Northing174165

What are the nearest towns to Gravesend?

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

east
1m
Gravesend is 1 mile east of Northfleet
south
1m
Gravesend is 1 mile south of Tilbury
south-east
3m
Gravesend is 3 miles south-east of Grays
east
4m
Gravesend is 4 miles east of Swanscombe
east
5m
Gravesend is 5 miles east of Dartford
north-west
6m
Gravesend is 6 miles north-west of Rochester
south-west
7m
Gravesend is 7 miles south-west of Stanford-le-Hope
north-west
8m
Gravesend is 8 miles north-west of Chatham
north-west
8m
Gravesend is 8 miles north-west of Snodland
east
9m
Gravesend is 9 miles east of Swanley

What are the nearest cities to Gravesend?

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

east
21m
Gravesend is 21 miles east of City of London
south
21m
Gravesend is 21 miles south of Chelmsford
east
22m
Gravesend is 22 miles east of City of Westminster
east
22m
Gravesend is 22 miles east of London
west
33m
Gravesend is 33 miles west of Canterbury
south-east
37m
Gravesend is 37 miles south-east of St Albans
north-east
48m
Gravesend is 48 miles north-east of Brighton and Hove
south
54m
Gravesend is 54 miles south of Cambridge
north-east
65m
Gravesend is 65 miles north-east of Chichester
south
66m
Gravesend is 66 miles south of Ely

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