Where is Langham?

Langham is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, two miles west of the town of Gillingham, 24 miles south of the major city of Bath, 48 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 101 miles west of London. Langham lies just east of the Somerset border. Langham 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 Langham is Gillingham.

Langham on a map

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

Which county is Langham in?

Langham 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 Langham in Dorset?

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

Location of Langham within Dorset

What is the postcode for Langham?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Langham is SP8 5NX.

Where is Langham in SP8?

Langham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SP8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SP8 postcode district.

Location of Langham within SP8

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What is the post town for Langham?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Langham?

The centre of Langham is located at position 51.03284° latitude and -2.32705° longitude.

Latitude51.03284°
Longitude-2.32705°

What is the easting and northing of Langham?

The centre of Langham is located at the grid reference easting 377163 and northing 125993 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting377163
Northing125993

What are the nearest towns to Langham?

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

2m
Langham is 2 miles west of Gillingham
4m
Langham is 4 miles south-east of Wincanton
5m
Langham is 5 miles south-west of Mere
6m
Langham is 6 miles north-east of Stalbridge
6m
Langham is 6 miles west of Shaftesbury
7m
Langham is 7 miles north of Sturminster Newton
8m
Langham is 8 miles south-east of Bruton
9m
Langham is 9 miles south-east of Castle Cary
10m
Langham is 10 miles north-east of Sherborne
13m
Langham is 13 miles south-west of Warminster

What are the nearest cities to Langham?

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

18m
Langham is 18 miles south-east of Wells
23m
Langham is 23 miles west of Salisbury
24m
Langham is 24 miles south of Bath
31m
Langham is 31 miles south of Bristol
41m
Langham is 41 miles west of Southampton
44m
Langham is 44 miles west of Winchester
48m
Langham is 48 miles south-east of Newport
48m
Langham is 48 miles south-east of Cardiff
56m
Langham is 56 miles west of Portsmouth
57m
Langham is 57 miles east of Exeter