Where is Milton on Stour?

Milton on Stour is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, one mile north-west of the town of Gillingham, 23 miles south of the major city of Bath, 48 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 99 miles west of London. Milton on Stour lies roughly one mile south-west of the Wiltshire border. Milton on Stour falls within the district council of North Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the SP8 postcode district. The post town for Milton on Stour is Gillingham.

Milton on Stour on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Milton on Stour
Location of Milton on Stour within the UK

Which county is Milton on Stour in?

Milton on Stour is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Milton on Stour in Dorset?

Milton on Stour is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Dorset, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dorset.

Location of Milton on Stour within Dorset

What is the postcode for Milton on Stour?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Milton on Stour is SP8 5PY.

Where is Milton on Stour in SP8?

Milton on Stour is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SP8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SP8 postcode district.

Location of Milton on Stour within SP8

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What is the post town for Milton on Stour?

The post town for Milton on Stour is Gillingham. Milton on Stour is in the SP8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Gillingham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Milton on Stour?

The centre of Milton on Stour is located at position 51.05435° latitude and -2.28889° longitude.

Latitude51.05435°
Longitude-2.28889°

What is the easting and northing of Milton on Stour?

The centre of Milton on Stour is located at the grid reference easting 379848 and northing 128374 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting379848
Northing128374

What are the nearest towns to Milton on Stour?

Position of Milton on Stour relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Milton on Stour to the centre of the town.

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Milton on Stour is 1 mile north-west of Gillingham
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Milton on Stour is 3 miles south of Mere
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Milton on Stour is 5 miles north-west of Shaftesbury
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Milton on Stour is 5 miles east of Wincanton
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Milton on Stour is 8 miles north-east of Stalbridge
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Milton on Stour is 8 miles south-east of Bruton
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Milton on Stour is 9 miles north of Sturminster Newton
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Milton on Stour is 10 miles east of Castle Cary
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Milton on Stour is 11 miles south-west of Warminster
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Milton on Stour is 12 miles south of Frome

What are the nearest cities to Milton on Stour?

Position of Milton on Stour relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Milton on Stour to the centre of the city.

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Milton on Stour is 19 miles south-east of Wells
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Milton on Stour is 21 miles west of Salisbury
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Milton on Stour is 23 miles south of Bath
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Milton on Stour is 31 miles south-east of Bristol
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Milton on Stour is 40 miles west of Southampton
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Milton on Stour is 43 miles west of Winchester
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Milton on Stour is 48 miles south-east of Newport
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Milton on Stour is 48 miles south-east of Cardiff
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Milton on Stour is 55 miles west of Portsmouth
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Milton on Stour is 56 miles south of Gloucester