Where is Hamstead?

Hamstead is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, three miles east of the town of Yarmouth, 13 miles south of the major city of Southampton, and 79 miles south-west of London. Hamstead lies three miles south of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Hampshire. Hamstead falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO41 postcode district. The post town for Hamstead is Yarmouth.

Hamstead on a map

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

Which county is Hamstead in?

Hamstead 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 Hamstead in Isle of Wight?

Hamstead is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Isle of Wight, and towards the westernmost extremity of Isle of Wight.

Location of Hamstead within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Hamstead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hamstead is PO41 0YE.

Where is Hamstead in PO41?

Hamstead is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PO41 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PO41 postcode district.

Location of Hamstead within PO41

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Hamstead?

The post town for Hamstead is Yarmouth. Hamstead is in the PO41 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Yarmouth.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hamstead?

The centre of Hamstead is located at position 50.71941° latitude and -1.43596° longitude.

Latitude50.71941°
Longitude-1.43596°

What is the easting and northing of Hamstead?

The centre of Hamstead is located at the grid reference easting 439914 and northing 91239 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting439914
Northing91239

What are the nearest towns to Hamstead?

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

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Hamstead is 3 miles east of Yarmouth
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Hamstead is 5 miles south-east of Lymington
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Hamstead is 6 miles west of Newport
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Hamstead is 7 miles south-west of Cowes
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Hamstead is 7 miles south-west of East Cowes
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Hamstead is 10 miles east of New Milton
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Hamstead is 12 miles west of Ryde
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Hamstead is 13 miles north-west of Shanklin
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Hamstead is 13 miles west of Brading
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Hamstead is 13 miles north-west of Ventnor

What are the nearest cities to Hamstead?

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

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Hamstead is 13 miles south of Southampton
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Hamstead is 16 miles west of Portsmouth
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Hamstead is 24 miles south of Winchester
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Hamstead is 29 miles south-east of Salisbury
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Hamstead is 30 miles west of Chichester
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Hamstead is 57 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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Hamstead is 61 miles south-east of Bath
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Hamstead is 63 miles south-east of Wells
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Hamstead is 72 miles south-east of Bristol
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Hamstead is 72 miles south of Oxford