Where is Milkwell?

Milkwell is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, three miles east of the town of Shaftesbury, 21 miles north of the major town of Poole, 56 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 93 miles south-west of London. Milkwell lies two miles north-east of the Dorset border. Milkwell falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP7 postcode district. The post town for Milkwell is Shaftesbury.

Milkwell on a map

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

Which county is Milkwell in?

Milkwell is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Milkwell in Wiltshire?

Milkwell is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Milkwell within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Milkwell?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Milkwell is SP7 9LQ.

Where is Milkwell in SP7?

Milkwell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SP7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SP7 postcode district.

Location of Milkwell within SP7

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Milkwell?

The post town for Milkwell is Shaftesbury. Milkwell is in the SP7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shaftesbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Milkwell?

The centre of Milkwell is located at position 51.0129° latitude and -2.12037° longitude.

Latitude51.0129°
Longitude-2.12037°

What is the easting and northing of Milkwell?

The centre of Milkwell is located at the grid reference easting 391652 and northing 123731 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting391652
Northing123731

What are the nearest towns to Milkwell?

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

3m
Milkwell is 3 miles east of Shaftesbury
7m
Milkwell is 7 miles east of Gillingham
8m
Milkwell is 8 miles south-east of Mere
10m
Milkwell is 10 miles north-east of Sturminster Newton
11m
Milkwell is 11 miles north of Blandford Forum
12m
Milkwell is 12 miles east of Stalbridge
12m
Milkwell is 12 miles south-west of Wilton
13m
Milkwell is 13 miles east of Wincanton
14m
Milkwell is 14 miles south of Warminster
14m
Milkwell is 14 miles north-west of Verwood

What are the nearest cities to Milkwell?

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

15m
Milkwell is 15 miles west of Salisbury
27m
Milkwell is 27 miles south-east of Wells
28m
Milkwell is 28 miles south of Bath
32m
Milkwell is 32 miles west of Southampton
35m
Milkwell is 35 miles west of Winchester
37m
Milkwell is 37 miles south-east of Bristol
47m
Milkwell is 47 miles west of Portsmouth
55m
Milkwell is 55 miles south-east of Newport
56m
Milkwell is 56 miles south-east of Cardiff
59m
Milkwell is 59 miles south of Gloucester