Where is Marcross?

Marcross is located in the county of South Glamorgan, Wales, three miles west of the town of Llantwit Major, 22 miles south-east of the major city of Swansea, 17 miles west of Cardiff, and 148 miles west of London. Marcross lies five miles south of the Mid Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Marcross falls within the unitary authority of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan. It is in the CF61 postcode district. The post town for Marcross is Llantwit Major.

Marcross on a map

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

Which county is Marcross in?

Marcross is in the ceremonial county of South Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan.

Ceremonial CountySouth Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyBro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan

Where is Marcross in South Glamorgan?

Marcross is situated towards the southernmost extremity of South Glamorgan, and towards the westernmost extremity of South Glamorgan.

Location of Marcross within South Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Marcross?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Marcross is CF61 1ZG.

Where is Marcross in CF61?

Marcross is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF61 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CF61 postcode district.

Location of Marcross within CF61

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What is the post town for Marcross?

The post town for Marcross is Llantwit Major. Marcross is in the CF61 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Llantwit Major.

What is the latitude and longitude of Marcross?

The centre of Marcross is located at position 51.4125° latitude and -3.54706° longitude.

Latitude51.4125°
Longitude-3.54706°

What is the easting and northing of Marcross?

The centre of Marcross is located at the grid reference easting 292505 and northing 169301 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting292505
Northing169301

What are the nearest towns to Marcross?

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

3m
Marcross is 3 miles west of Llantwit Major
5m
Marcross is 5 miles south-west of Cowbridge
7m
Marcross is 7 miles south of Bridgend
8m
Marcross is 8 miles south of Pencoed
8m
Marcross is 8 miles south-east of Porthcawl
11m
Marcross is 11 miles south-west of Talbot Green
12m
Marcross is 12 miles south-west of Llantrisant
12m
Marcross is 12 miles west of Barry
14m
Marcross is 14 miles south of Pontycymer
14m
Marcross is 14 miles south of Maesteg

What are the nearest cities to Marcross?

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

17m
Marcross is 17 miles west of Cardiff
22m
Marcross is 22 miles south-east of Swansea
27m
Marcross is 27 miles south-west of Newport
41m
Marcross is 41 miles west of Bristol
41m
Marcross is 41 miles west of Wells
48m
Marcross is 48 miles north of Exeter
51m
Marcross is 51 miles west of Bath
57m
Marcross is 57 miles south-west of Hereford
64m
Marcross is 64 miles south-west of Gloucester
77m
Marcross is 77 miles north of Plymouth

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