1. Kendal

Where is Kendal?

Kendal is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, seven miles south-east of the town of Windermere, 37 miles north of the major town of Blackpool, 114 miles south of Edinburgh, 198 miles north of Cardiff, and 223 miles north-west of London. Kendal was historically in the county of Westmorland. Kendal falls within the district council of South Lakeland, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the LA9 postcode district. The post town for Kendal is Kendal.

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Kendal on a map

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

Which county is Kendal in?

Kendal is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Westmorland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyWestmorland
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Kendal in Cumbria?

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

Location of Kendal within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Kendal?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kendal is LA9 4QA.

Where is Kendal in LA9?

Kendal is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LA9 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the LA9 postcode district.

Location of Kendal within LA9

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What is the post town for Kendal?

The post town for Kendal is Kendal. Kendal is in the LA9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kendal.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kendal?

The centre of Kendal is located at position 54.33041° latitude and -2.74738° longitude.

Latitude54.33041°
Longitude-2.74738°

What is the easting and northing of Kendal?

The centre of Kendal is located at the grid reference easting 351495 and northing 493018 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting351495
Northing493018

What are the nearest towns to Kendal?

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

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Kendal is 7 miles south-east of Windermere
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Kendal is 7 miles east of Bowness-on-Windermere
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Kendal is 9 miles west of Sedbergh
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Kendal is 11 miles north-west of Kirkby Lonsdale
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Kendal is 11 miles south-east of Ambleside
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Kendal is 12 miles north-east of Grange-over-Sands
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Kendal is 14 miles north of Carnforth
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Kendal is 17 miles north-east of Ulverston
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Kendal is 18 miles north-west of High Bentham
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Kendal is 18 miles north of Morecambe

What are the nearest cities to Kendal?

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

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Kendal is 20 miles north of Lancaster
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Kendal is 39 miles north of Preston
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Kendal is 40 miles south of Carlisle
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Kendal is 51 miles west of Ripon
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Kendal is 55 miles north-west of Bradford
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Kendal is 56 miles south-west of Durham
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Kendal is 61 miles north-west of Leeds
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Kendal is 62 miles north of Salford
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Kendal is 62 miles north of Manchester
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Kendal is 64 miles south-west of Newcastle upon Tyne

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