1. Land Gate

Where is Land Gate?

Land Gate is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, one mile north of the town of Ashton-in-Makerfield, three miles south of the major town of Wigan, 142 miles north of Cardiff, 170 miles south of Edinburgh, and 174 miles north-west of London. Land Gate lies just east of the Merseyside border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Land Gate falls within the metropolitan district council of Wigan. It is in the WN4 postcode district. The post town for Land Gate is Wigan.

Land Gate on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Land Gate
Location of Land Gate within the UK

Which county is Land Gate in?

Land Gate is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyLancashire

Where is Land Gate in Greater Manchester?

Land Gate is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater Manchester, and towards the westernmost extremity of Greater Manchester.

Location of Land Gate within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Land Gate?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Land Gate is WN4 0BX.

Where is Land Gate in WN4?

Land Gate is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the WN4 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the WN4 postcode district.

Location of Land Gate within WN4

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What is the post town for Land Gate?

The post town for Land Gate is Wigan. Land Gate is in the WN4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wigan.

What is the latitude and longitude of Land Gate?

The centre of Land Gate is located at position 53.50791° latitude and -2.65157° longitude.

Latitude53.50791°
Longitude-2.65157°

What is the easting and northing of Land Gate?

The centre of Land Gate is located at the grid reference easting 356884 and northing 401445 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting356884
Northing401445

What are the nearest towns to Land Gate?

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

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Land Gate is 1 mile north of Ashton-in-Makerfield
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Land Gate is 3 miles east of Billinge
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Land Gate is 3 miles south-west of Ince-in-Makerfield
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Land Gate is 3 miles south of Wigan
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Land Gate is 3 miles north of Haydock
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Land Gate is 3 miles north-west of Golborne
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Land Gate is 3 miles south-west of Hindley
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Land Gate is 4 miles north of Newton-le-Willows
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Land Gate is 5 miles north-east of St Helens
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Land Gate is 5 miles south of Standish

What are the nearest cities to Land Gate?

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

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Land Gate is 15 miles west of Salford
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Land Gate is 15 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Land Gate is 17 miles west of Manchester
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Land Gate is 18 miles south of Preston
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Land Gate is 24 miles north-east of Chester
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Land Gate is 37 miles north-east of St Asaph
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Land Gate is 38 miles south of Lancaster
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Land Gate is 39 miles north-west of Stoke-on-Trent
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Land Gate is 42 miles south-west of Bradford
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Land Gate is 49 miles west of Wakefield

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