Where is Herniss?

Herniss is located in the county of Cornwall, South West England, three miles west of the town of Penryn, 48 miles west of the major city of Plymouth, 126 miles south-west of Cardiff, and 240 miles west of London. Herniss falls within the unitary authority of Cornwall. It is in the TR10 postcode district. The post town for Herniss is Penryn.

Herniss on a map

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

Which county is Herniss in?

Herniss is in the ceremonial county of Cornwall, the historic county of Cornwall, and the administrative county of Cornwall.

Ceremonial CountyCornwall
Historic CountyCornwall
Administrative CountyCornwall

Where is Herniss in Cornwall?

Herniss is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Cornwall, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cornwall.

Location of Herniss within Cornwall

What is the postcode for Herniss?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Herniss is TR10 9DU.

Where is Herniss in TR10?

Herniss is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the TR10 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the TR10 postcode district.

Location of Herniss within TR10

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What is the post town for Herniss?

The post town for Herniss is Penryn. Herniss is in the TR10 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Penryn.

What is the latitude and longitude of Herniss?

The centre of Herniss is located at position 50.16564° latitude and -5.17367° longitude.

Latitude50.16564°
Longitude-5.17367°

What is the easting and northing of Herniss?

The centre of Herniss is located at the grid reference easting 173445 and northing 34333 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting173445
Northing34333

What are the nearest towns to Herniss?

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

3m
Herniss is 3 miles west of Penryn
5m
Herniss is 5 miles west of Falmouth
5m
Herniss is 5 miles south-east of Redruth
6m
Herniss is 6 miles north-east of Helston
7m
Herniss is 7 miles south-east of Camborne
11m
Herniss is 11 miles east of Hayle
14m
Herniss is 14 miles east of Market Jew
14m
Herniss is 14 miles east of St Ives
17m
Herniss is 17 miles east of Penzance
17m
Herniss is 17 miles east of Newlyn

What are the nearest cities to Herniss?

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

9m
Herniss is 9 miles south-west of Truro
48m
Herniss is 48 miles west of Plymouth
82m
Herniss is 82 miles south-west of Exeter
114m
Herniss is 114 miles south-west of Swansea
119m
Herniss is 119 miles south of St Davids
126m
Herniss is 126 miles south-west of Cardiff
132m
Herniss is 132 miles south-west of Wells
137m
Herniss is 137 miles south-west of Newport
144m
Herniss is 144 miles south-west of Bristol
149m
Herniss is 149 miles south-west of Bath

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