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Where is Ludlow?

Ludlow is located in the county of Shropshire, West Midlands, seven miles north-west of the town of Tenbury Wells, 24 miles south of the major town of Shrewsbury, 64 miles north of Cardiff, and 125 miles north-west of London. Ludlow lies roughly one mile north of the Herefordshire border. Ludlow falls within the unitary authority of Shropshire. It is in the SY8 postcode district. The post town for Ludlow is Ludlow.

COVID-19: Ludlow coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Shropshire case numbers. This Ludlow coronavirus map shows the position of Ludlow within Shropshire, along with the number of cases in Shropshire and each of the surrounding areas.

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Map showing extent of Ludlow as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Ludlow
Map showing location of Ludlow within the UK
Location of Ludlow within the UK

Which county is Ludlow in?

Ludlow is in the ceremonial county of Shropshire, the historic county of Shropshire, and the administrative county of Shropshire.

Ceremonial CountyShropshire
Historic CountyShropshire
Administrative CountyShropshire

Where is Ludlow in Shropshire?

Ludlow is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Shropshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shropshire.

Map showing location of Ludlow within Shropshire
Location of Ludlow within Shropshire

What is the postcode for Ludlow?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ludlow is SY8 1AW.

Where is Ludlow in SY8?

Ludlow is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SY8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SY8 postcode district.

Map showing location of Ludlow within SY8
Location of Ludlow within SY8

What is the post town for Ludlow?

The post town for Ludlow is Ludlow. Ludlow is in the SY8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ludlow.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ludlow?

The centre of Ludlow is located at position 52.36764° latitude and -2.71901° longitude.

Latitude52.36764°
Longitude-2.71901°

What is the easting and northing of Ludlow?

The centre of Ludlow is located at the grid reference easting 351141 and northing 274643 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting351141
Northing274643

What are the nearest towns to Ludlow?

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

north-west
7m
Ludlow is 7 miles north-west of Tenbury Wells
south-east
7m
Ludlow is 7 miles south-east of Craven Arms
north
10m
Ludlow is 10 miles north of Leominster
west
10m
Ludlow is 10 miles west of Cleobury Mortimer
south
12m
Ludlow is 12 miles south of Church Stretton
north-east
14m
Ludlow is 14 miles north-east of Presteigne
east
14m
Ludlow is 14 miles east of Knighton
south-east
15m
Ludlow is 15 miles south-east of Bishop's Castle
north-west
15m
Ludlow is 15 miles north-west of Bromyard
west
17m
Ludlow is 17 miles west of Bewdley

What are the nearest cities to Ludlow?

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

north
22m
Ludlow is 22 miles north of Hereford
north-west
24m
Ludlow is 24 miles north-west of Worcester
south-west
29m
Ludlow is 29 miles south-west of Wolverhampton
west
35m
Ludlow is 35 miles west of Birmingham
north-west
40m
Ludlow is 40 miles north-west of Gloucester
south-west
43m
Ludlow is 43 miles south-west of Lichfield
south-west
51m
Ludlow is 51 miles south-west of Stoke-on-Trent
west
51m
Ludlow is 51 miles west of Coventry
north
55m
Ludlow is 55 miles north of Newport
south
57m
Ludlow is 57 miles south of Chester

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