Where is Grindleton?

Grindleton is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, two miles north-east of the town of Clitheroe, ten miles north-west of the major town of Burnley, 145 miles south of Edinburgh, 171 miles north of Cardiff, and 190 miles north-west of London. Grindleton lies six miles south-west of the North Yorkshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Grindleton falls within the district council of Ribble Valley, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the BB7 postcode district. The post town for Grindleton is Clitheroe.

Grindleton on a map

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

Which county is Grindleton in?

Grindleton is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Yorkshire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyLancashire
Historic CountyYorkshire
Administrative CountyLancashire

Where is Grindleton in Lancashire?

Grindleton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Lancashire.

Location of Grindleton within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Grindleton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Grindleton is BB7 4RP.

Where is Grindleton in BB7?

Grindleton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BB7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the BB7 postcode district.

Location of Grindleton within BB7

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What is the post town for Grindleton?

The post town for Grindleton is Clitheroe. Grindleton is in the BB7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Clitheroe.

What is the latitude and longitude of Grindleton?

The centre of Grindleton is located at position 53.90587° latitude and -2.36584° longitude.

Latitude53.90587°
Longitude-2.36584°

What is the easting and northing of Grindleton?

The centre of Grindleton is located at the grid reference easting 376062 and northing 445585 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting376062
Northing445585

What are the nearest towns to Grindleton?

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

2m
Grindleton is 2 miles north-east of Clitheroe
7m
Grindleton is 7 miles north-west of Barrowford
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Grindleton is 7 miles west of Barnoldswick
8m
Grindleton is 8 miles north of Padiham
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Grindleton is 8 miles north-west of Nelson
8m
Grindleton is 8 miles north-west of Brierfield
8m
Grindleton is 8 miles north of Great Harwood
9m
Grindleton is 9 miles west of Colne
9m
Grindleton is 9 miles north of Clayton-le-Moors
9m
Grindleton is 9 miles west of Earby

What are the nearest cities to Grindleton?

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

17m
Grindleton is 17 miles north-east of Preston
20m
Grindleton is 20 miles south-east of Lancaster
26m
Grindleton is 26 miles west of Bradford
30m
Grindleton is 30 miles north of Salford
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Grindleton is 30 miles north of Manchester
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Grindleton is 34 miles west of Leeds
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Grindleton is 38 miles south-west of Ripon
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Grindleton is 39 miles north-west of Wakefield
43m
Grindleton is 43 miles north-east of Liverpool
52m
Grindleton is 52 miles north-west of Sheffield