Where is Montcliffe?

Montcliffe is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, one mile north-east of the town of Horwich, four miles north-west of the major town of Bolton, 150 miles north of Cardiff, 164 miles south of Edinburgh, and 176 miles north-west of London. Montcliffe lies just south of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Montcliffe falls within the unitary authority of Reading. It is in the BL6 postcode district. The post town for Montcliffe is Bolton.

Montcliffe on a map

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

Which county is Montcliffe in?

Montcliffe is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyLancashire

Where is Montcliffe in Greater Manchester?

Montcliffe is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Greater Manchester, and towards the westernmost extremity of Greater Manchester.

Location of Montcliffe within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Montcliffe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Montcliffe is BL6 6RT.

Where is Montcliffe in BL6?

Montcliffe is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BL6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the BL6 postcode district.

Location of Montcliffe within BL6

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What is the post town for Montcliffe?

The post town for Montcliffe is Bolton. Montcliffe is in the BL6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bolton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Montcliffe?

The centre of Montcliffe is located at position 53.60664° latitude and -2.52691° longitude.

Latitude53.60664°
Longitude-2.52691°

What is the easting and northing of Montcliffe?

The centre of Montcliffe is located at the grid reference easting 365233 and northing 412360 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting365233
Northing412360

What are the nearest towns to Montcliffe?

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

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Montcliffe is 1 mile north-east of Horwich
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Montcliffe is 3 miles east of Adlington
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Montcliffe is 4 miles north of Westhoughton
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Montcliffe is 4 miles north-west of Bolton
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Montcliffe is 5 miles south-east of Chorley
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Montcliffe is 6 miles north-east of Hindley
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Montcliffe is 6 miles east of Standish
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Montcliffe is 6 miles north of Atherton
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Montcliffe is 6 miles north-east of Ince-in-Makerfield
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Montcliffe is 6 miles north-east of Wigan

What are the nearest cities to Montcliffe?

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

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Montcliffe is 13 miles south-east of Preston
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Montcliffe is 13 miles north-west of Salford
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Montcliffe is 15 miles north-west of Manchester
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Montcliffe is 23 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Montcliffe is 33 miles north-east of Chester
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Montcliffe is 33 miles south of Lancaster
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Montcliffe is 34 miles west of Bradford
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Montcliffe is 42 miles west of Leeds
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Montcliffe is 43 miles west of Wakefield
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Montcliffe is 43 miles north of Stoke-on-Trent