Where is Low Westwood?

Low Westwood is located in the county of Durham, North East England, three miles north of the town of Consett, ten miles south-west of the major town of Gateshead, 90 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 243 miles north of Cardiff, and 244 miles north of London. Low Westwood lies just south of the Northumberland border. Low Westwood falls within the unitary authority of County Durham. It is in the NE17 postcode district. The post town for Low Westwood is Newcastle upon Tyne.

Low Westwood on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Low Westwood
Location of Low Westwood within the UK

Which county is Low Westwood in?

Low Westwood is in the ceremonial county of Durham, the historic county of Durham, and the administrative county of County Durham.

Ceremonial CountyDurham
Historic CountyDurham
Administrative CountyCounty Durham

Where is Low Westwood in Durham?

Low Westwood is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Durham, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Durham.

Location of Low Westwood within Durham

What is the postcode for Low Westwood?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Low Westwood is NE17 7PN.

Where is Low Westwood in NE17?

Low Westwood is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the NE17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the NE17 postcode district.

Location of Low Westwood within NE17

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What is the post town for Low Westwood?

The post town for Low Westwood is Newcastle upon Tyne. Low Westwood is in the NE17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Newcastle upon Tyne.

What is the latitude and longitude of Low Westwood?

The centre of Low Westwood is located at position 54.90246° latitude and -1.82434° longitude.

Latitude54.90246°
Longitude-1.82434°

What is the easting and northing of Low Westwood?

The centre of Low Westwood is located at the grid reference easting 411362 and northing 556429 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting411362
Northing556429

What are the nearest towns to Low Westwood?

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

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Low Westwood is 3 miles north of Consett
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Low Westwood is 4 miles north-west of Annfield Plain
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Low Westwood is 4 miles south of Prudhoe
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Low Westwood is 5 miles south-west of Ryton
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Low Westwood is 6 miles west of Stanley
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Low Westwood is 6 miles south-west of Blaydon
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Low Westwood is 7 miles south-west of Whickham
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Low Westwood is 9 miles south-east of Corbridge
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Low Westwood is 10 miles south-west of Gateshead
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Low Westwood is 10 miles west of Chester-le-Street

What are the nearest cities to Low Westwood?

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

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Low Westwood is 10 miles south-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Low Westwood is 13 miles north-west of Durham
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Low Westwood is 18 miles west of Sunderland
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Low Westwood is 44 miles east of Carlisle
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Low Westwood is 54 miles north of Ripon
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Low Westwood is 71 miles north-east of Lancaster
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Low Westwood is 72 miles north-west of York
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Low Westwood is 77 miles north of Bradford
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Low Westwood is 77 miles north of Leeds
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Low Westwood is 85 miles north of Wakefield

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