Where is Merrington?

Merrington is located in the county of Shropshire, West Midlands, five miles north of the major town of Shrewsbury, 92 miles north of Cardiff, and 143 miles north-west of London. Merrington falls within the unitary authority of Shropshire. It is in the SY4 postcode district. The post town for Merrington is Shrewsbury.

Merrington on a map

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

Which county is Merrington in?

Merrington 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 Merrington in Shropshire?

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

Location of Merrington within Shropshire

What is the postcode for Merrington?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Merrington is SY4 3QJ.

Where is Merrington in SY4?

Merrington is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SY4 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SY4 postcode district.

Location of Merrington within SY4

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What is the post town for Merrington?

The post town for Merrington is Shrewsbury. Merrington is in the SY4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shrewsbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Merrington?

The centre of Merrington is located at position 52.78281° latitude and -2.78568° longitude.

Latitude52.78281°
Longitude-2.78568°

What is the easting and northing of Merrington?

The centre of Merrington is located at the grid reference easting 347105 and northing 320871 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting347105
Northing320871

What are the nearest towns to Merrington?

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

5m
Merrington is 5 miles north of Shrewsbury
6m
Merrington is 6 miles south-west of Wem
10m
Merrington is 10 miles south-east of Ellesmere
13m
Merrington is 13 miles south-east of Oswestry
14m
Merrington is 14 miles south of Whitchurch
15m
Merrington is 15 miles south-west of Market Drayton
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Merrington is 15 miles south-east of Chirk
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Merrington is 16 miles north-west of Telford
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Merrington is 16 miles north-west of Much Wenlock
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Merrington is 17 miles north of Church Stretton

What are the nearest cities to Merrington?

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

29m
Merrington is 29 miles south of Chester
30m
Merrington is 30 miles south-west of Stoke-on-Trent
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Merrington is 31 miles north-west of Wolverhampton
41m
Merrington is 41 miles west of Lichfield
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Merrington is 43 miles north-west of Birmingham
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Merrington is 43 miles south-east of St Asaph
44m
Merrington is 44 miles south of Liverpool
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Merrington is 47 miles north-west of Worcester
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Merrington is 50 miles north of Hereford
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Merrington is 52 miles south-west of Salford

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