Where is Lawton?

Lawton is located in the county of Herefordshire, West Midlands, three miles west of the town of Leominster, 25 miles west of the major city of Worcester, 54 miles north of Cardiff, and 125 miles north-west of London. Lawton lies six miles east of the Powys border. Lawton falls within the unitary authority of County of Herefordshire. It is in the HR6 postcode district. The post town for Lawton is Leominster.

Lawton on a map

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

Which county is Lawton in?

Lawton is in the ceremonial county of Herefordshire, the historic county of Herefordshire, and the administrative county of County of Herefordshire.

Ceremonial CountyHerefordshire
Historic CountyHerefordshire
Administrative CountyCounty of Herefordshire

Where is Lawton in Herefordshire?

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

Location of Lawton within Herefordshire

What is the postcode for Lawton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lawton is HR6 9AX.

Where is Lawton in HR6?

Lawton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the HR6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the HR6 postcode district.

Location of Lawton within HR6

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What is the post town for Lawton?

The post town for Lawton is Leominster. Lawton is in the HR6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Leominster.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lawton?

The centre of Lawton is located at position 52.23064° latitude and -2.81344° longitude.

Latitude52.23064°
Longitude-2.81344°

What is the easting and northing of Lawton?

The centre of Lawton is located at the grid reference easting 344540 and northing 259472 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting344540
Northing259472

What are the nearest towns to Lawton?

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

3m
Lawton is 3 miles west of Leominster
9m
Lawton is 9 miles east of Presteigne
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Lawton is 9 miles east of Kington
10m
Lawton is 10 miles south-west of Ludlow
11m
Lawton is 11 miles south-west of Tenbury Wells
13m
Lawton is 13 miles south-east of Knighton
13m
Lawton is 13 miles west of Bromyard
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Lawton is 14 miles south of Craven Arms
17m
Lawton is 17 miles north-east of Hay-on-Wye
17m
Lawton is 17 miles south-west of Cleobury Mortimer

What are the nearest cities to Lawton?

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

13m
Lawton is 13 miles north of Hereford
25m
Lawton is 25 miles west of Worcester
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Lawton is 35 miles north-west of Gloucester
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Lawton is 38 miles south-west of Wolverhampton
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Lawton is 42 miles south-west of Birmingham
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Lawton is 45 miles north of Newport
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Lawton is 52 miles south-west of Lichfield
54m
Lawton is 54 miles north of Cardiff
55m
Lawton is 55 miles north of Bristol
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Lawton is 57 miles west of Coventry

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