Where is Kington Magna?

Kington Magna is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, four miles south-west of the town of Gillingham, 25 miles north-west of the major town of Poole, 49 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 102 miles west of London. Kington Magna lies roughly one mile south-east of the Somerset border. Kington Magna falls within the district council of North Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the SP8 postcode district. The post town for Kington Magna is Gillingham.

Kington Magna on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Kington Magna
Location of Kington Magna within the UK

Which county is Kington Magna in?

Kington Magna is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Kington Magna in Dorset?

Kington Magna is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Dorset, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dorset.

Location of Kington Magna within Dorset

What is the postcode for Kington Magna?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kington Magna is SP8 5ET.

Where is Kington Magna in SP8?

Kington Magna is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SP8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SP8 postcode district.

Location of Kington Magna within SP8

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What is the post town for Kington Magna?

The post town for Kington Magna is Gillingham. Kington Magna is in the SP8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Gillingham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kington Magna?

The centre of Kington Magna is located at position 51.00438° latitude and -2.3363° longitude.

Latitude51.00438°
Longitude-2.3363°

What is the easting and northing of Kington Magna?

The centre of Kington Magna is located at the grid reference easting 376500 and northing 122830 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting376500
Northing122830

What are the nearest towns to Kington Magna?

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

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Kington Magna is 4 miles south-west of Gillingham
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Kington Magna is 4 miles north-east of Stalbridge
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Kington Magna is 5 miles south-east of Wincanton
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Kington Magna is 6 miles north of Sturminster Newton
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Kington Magna is 6 miles west of Shaftesbury
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Kington Magna is 7 miles south-west of Mere
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Kington Magna is 9 miles north-east of Sherborne
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Kington Magna is 9 miles south-east of Bruton
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Kington Magna is 10 miles south-east of Castle Cary
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Kington Magna is 13 miles north-west of Blandford Forum

What are the nearest cities to Kington Magna?

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

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Kington Magna is 20 miles south-east of Wells
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Kington Magna is 24 miles west of Salisbury
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Kington Magna is 26 miles south of Bath
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Kington Magna is 33 miles south of Bristol
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Kington Magna is 41 miles west of Southampton
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Kington Magna is 45 miles west of Winchester
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Kington Magna is 49 miles south-east of Cardiff
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Kington Magna is 49 miles south-east of Newport
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Kington Magna is 56 miles east of Exeter
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Kington Magna is 56 miles west of Portsmouth