Where is Melin-y-Wig?

Melin-y-Wig is located in the county of Clwyd, Wales, eight miles south-west of the town of Ruthin, 25 miles south-west of the major city of Chester, 108 miles north of Cardiff, and 175 miles north-west of London. Melin-y-Wig lies three miles east of the Gwynedd border, and was historically in the county of Merionethshire. Melin-y-Wig falls within the unitary authority of Sir Ddinbych - Denbighshire. It is in the LL21 postcode district. The post town for Melin-y-Wig is Corwen.

Melin-y-Wig on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Melin-y-Wig
Location of Melin-y-Wig within the UK

Which county is Melin-y-Wig in?

Melin-y-Wig is in the ceremonial county of Clwyd, the historic county of Merionethshire, and the administrative county of Sir Ddinbych - Denbighshire.

Ceremonial CountyClwyd
Historic CountyMerionethshire
Administrative CountySir Ddinbych - Denbighshire

Where is Melin-y-Wig in Clwyd?

Melin-y-Wig is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Clwyd, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Clwyd.

Location of Melin-y-Wig within Clwyd

What is the postcode for Melin-y-Wig?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Melin-y-Wig is LL21 9RE.

Where is Melin-y-Wig in LL21?

Melin-y-Wig is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the LL21 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the LL21 postcode district.

Location of Melin-y-Wig within LL21

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What is the post town for Melin-y-Wig?

The post town for Melin-y-Wig is Corwen. Melin-y-Wig is in the LL21 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Corwen.

What is the latitude and longitude of Melin-y-Wig?

The centre of Melin-y-Wig is located at position 53.02733° latitude and -3.43307° longitude.

Latitude53.02733°
Longitude-3.43307°

What is the easting and northing of Melin-y-Wig?

The centre of Melin-y-Wig is located at the grid reference easting 303984 and northing 348743 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting303984
Northing348743

What are the nearest towns to Melin-y-Wig?

Position of Melin-y-Wig relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Melin-y-Wig to the centre of the town.

8m
Melin-y-Wig is 8 miles south-west of Ruthin
11m
Melin-y-Wig is 11 miles north-east of Y Bala
11m
Melin-y-Wig is 11 miles south of Denbigh
12m
Melin-y-Wig is 12 miles west of Llangollen
16m
Melin-y-Wig is 16 miles south-west of Mold
16m
Melin-y-Wig is 16 miles east of Betws-y-Coed
16m
Melin-y-Wig is 16 miles south of Caerwys
17m
Melin-y-Wig is 17 miles north-west of Chirk
17m
Melin-y-Wig is 17 miles south-east of Llanrwst
18m
Melin-y-Wig is 18 miles south-west of Buckley

What are the nearest cities to Melin-y-Wig?

Position of Melin-y-Wig relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Melin-y-Wig to the centre of the city.

16m
Melin-y-Wig is 16 miles south of St Asaph
25m
Melin-y-Wig is 25 miles south-west of Chester
32m
Melin-y-Wig is 32 miles south-east of Bangor
32m
Melin-y-Wig is 32 miles south-west of Liverpool
53m
Melin-y-Wig is 53 miles west of Stoke-on-Trent
57m
Melin-y-Wig is 57 miles south-west of Salford
58m
Melin-y-Wig is 58 miles south-west of Manchester
59m
Melin-y-Wig is 59 miles south-west of Preston
63m
Melin-y-Wig is 63 miles north-west of Wolverhampton
71m
Melin-y-Wig is 71 miles west of Lichfield

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