Where is Lydgate?

Lydgate is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, one mile north of the town of Mossley, three miles east of the major town of Oldham, 150 miles north of Cardiff, and 161 miles north-west of London. Lydgate lies four miles north-west of the Derbyshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Lydgate falls within the metropolitan district council of Oldham. It is in the OL4 postcode district. The post town for Lydgate is Oldham.

Lydgate on a map

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

Which county is Lydgate in?

Lydgate is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyYorkshire

Where is Lydgate in Greater Manchester?

Lydgate is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater Manchester, and towards the easternmost extremity of Greater Manchester.

Location of Lydgate within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Lydgate?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lydgate is OL4 4JL.

Where is Lydgate in OL4?

Lydgate is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the OL4 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the OL4 postcode district.

Location of Lydgate within OL4

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What is the post town for Lydgate?

The post town for Lydgate is Oldham. Lydgate is in the OL4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Oldham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lydgate?

The centre of Lydgate is located at position 53.53447° latitude and -2.04137° longitude.

Latitude53.53447°
Longitude-2.04137°

What is the easting and northing of Lydgate?

The centre of Lydgate is located at the grid reference easting 397356 and northing 404203 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting397356
Northing404203

What are the nearest towns to Lydgate?

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

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Lydgate is 1 mile north of Mossley
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Lydgate is 1 mile east of Lees
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Lydgate is 3 miles east of Oldham
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Lydgate is 4 miles north of Stalybridge
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Lydgate is 4 miles north-east of Ashton-under-Lyne
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Lydgate is 4 miles south-east of Shaw
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Lydgate is 4 miles south-east of Royton
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Lydgate is 4 miles east of Chadderton
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Lydgate is 4 miles north-east of Dukinfield
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Lydgate is 5 miles east of Failsworth

What are the nearest cities to Lydgate?

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

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Lydgate is 9 miles north-east of Manchester
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Lydgate is 11 miles east of Salford
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Lydgate is 21 miles south-west of Bradford
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Lydgate is 25 miles south-west of Wakefield
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Lydgate is 26 miles north-west of Sheffield
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Lydgate is 27 miles south-west of Leeds
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Lydgate is 31 miles south-east of Preston
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Lydgate is 36 miles north of Stoke-on-Trent
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Lydgate is 40 miles east of Liverpool
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Lydgate is 42 miles north-east of Chester

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