Where is Lyneham?

Lyneham is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, five miles south-west of the town of Chipping Norton, 17 miles north-west of the major city of Oxford, and 68 miles west of London. Lyneham lies two miles east of the Gloucestershire border. Lyneham falls within the district council of West Oxfordshire, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX7 postcode district. The post town for Lyneham is Chipping Norton.

Lyneham on a map

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

Which county is Lyneham in?

Lyneham is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Lyneham in Oxfordshire?

Lyneham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Oxfordshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Lyneham within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Lyneham?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lyneham is OX7 6QN.

Where is Lyneham in OX7?

Lyneham is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the OX7 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the OX7 postcode district.

Location of Lyneham within OX7

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What is the post town for Lyneham?

The post town for Lyneham is Chipping Norton. Lyneham is in the OX7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chipping Norton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lyneham?

The centre of Lyneham is located at position 51.87917° latitude and -1.59722° longitude.

Latitude51.87917°
Longitude-1.59722°

What is the easting and northing of Lyneham?

The centre of Lyneham is located at the grid reference easting 427823 and northing 220144 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting427823
Northing220144

What are the nearest towns to Lyneham?

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

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Lyneham is 5 miles south-west of Chipping Norton
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Lyneham is 5 miles west of Charlbury
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Lyneham is 5 miles north of Burford
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Lyneham is 6 miles south-east of Stow-on-the-Wold
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Lyneham is 8 miles north-west of Witney
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Lyneham is 8 miles north of Carterton
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Lyneham is 9 miles south-east of Moreton-in-Marsh
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Lyneham is 11 miles west of Woodstock
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Lyneham is 11 miles east of Northleach
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Lyneham is 13 miles south of Shipston-on-Stour

What are the nearest cities to Lyneham?

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

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Lyneham is 17 miles north-west of Oxford
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Lyneham is 28 miles east of Gloucester
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Lyneham is 34 miles south-east of Worcester
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Lyneham is 37 miles south of Coventry
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Lyneham is 43 miles south of Birmingham
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Lyneham is 47 miles north-east of Bath
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Lyneham is 49 miles east of Hereford
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Lyneham is 52 miles north-east of Bristol
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Lyneham is 54 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Lyneham is 55 miles west of St Albans