Milkwall is located in the county of Gloucestershire, South West England, one mile south-east of the town of Coleford, 16 miles west of the major city of Gloucester, 32 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 108 miles west of London. Milkwall lies three miles east of the Gwent border. Milkwall falls within the district council of Forest of Dean, under the county council of Gloucestershire. It is in the GL16 postcode district. The post town for Milkwall is Coleford.
Milkwall is in the ceremonial county of Gloucestershire, the historic county of Gloucestershire, and the administrative county of Gloucestershire.
Milkwall is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Gloucestershire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Gloucestershire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Milkwall is GL16 8PZ.
Milkwall is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the GL16 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the GL16 postcode district.
The post town for Milkwall is Coleford. Milkwall is in the GL16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Coleford.
The centre of Milkwall is located at position 51.7802° latitude and -2.60735° longitude.
The centre of Milkwall is located at the grid reference easting 358197 and northing 209234 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Milkwall relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Milkwall to the centre of the town.
Position of Milkwall relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Milkwall to the centre of the city.