1. Great Bowden

Where is Great Bowden?

Great Bowden is located in the county of Leicestershire, East Midlands, one mile north-east of the town of Market Harborough, 14 miles south-east of the major city of Leicester, and 75 miles north-west of London. Great Bowden lies just north of the Northamptonshire border. Great Bowden falls within the district council of Harborough, under the county council of Leicestershire. It is in the LE16 postcode district. The post town for Great Bowden is Market Harborough.

Great Bowden on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Great Bowden
Location of Great Bowden within the UK

Which county is Great Bowden in?

Great Bowden is in the ceremonial county of Leicestershire, the historic county of Leicestershire, and the administrative county of Leicestershire.

Ceremonial CountyLeicestershire
Historic CountyLeicestershire
Administrative CountyLeicestershire

Where is Great Bowden in Leicestershire?

Great Bowden is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Leicestershire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Leicestershire.

Location of Great Bowden within Leicestershire

What is the postcode for Great Bowden?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Great Bowden is LE16 7EU.

Where is Great Bowden in LE16?

Great Bowden is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LE16 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the LE16 postcode district.

Location of Great Bowden within LE16

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What is the post town for Great Bowden?

The post town for Great Bowden is Market Harborough. Great Bowden is in the LE16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Market Harborough.

What is the latitude and longitude of Great Bowden?

The centre of Great Bowden is located at position 52.49239° latitude and -0.90471° longitude.

Latitude52.49239°
Longitude-0.90471°

What is the easting and northing of Great Bowden?

The centre of Great Bowden is located at the grid reference easting 474463 and northing 288839 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting474463
Northing288839

What are the nearest towns to Great Bowden?

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

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Great Bowden is 1 mile north-east of Market Harborough
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Great Bowden is 5 miles north-west of Desborough
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Great Bowden is 9 miles west of Corby
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Great Bowden is 10 miles north-west of Kettering
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Great Bowden is 10 miles south-west of Uppingham
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Great Bowden is 13 miles east of Lutterworth
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Great Bowden is 13 miles north-west of Burton Latimer
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Great Bowden is 14 miles south-west of Oakham
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Great Bowden is 16 miles north-west of Wellingborough
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Great Bowden is 16 miles south-east of Syston

What are the nearest cities to Great Bowden?

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

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Great Bowden is 14 miles south-east of Leicester
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Great Bowden is 26 miles east of Coventry
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Great Bowden is 28 miles west of Peterborough
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Great Bowden is 34 miles south of Nottingham
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Great Bowden is 38 miles south-east of Derby
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Great Bowden is 41 miles east of Lichfield
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Great Bowden is 42 miles east of Birmingham
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Great Bowden is 48 miles north-west of Cambridge
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Great Bowden is 50 miles west of Ely
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Great Bowden is 52 miles east of Wolverhampton

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