Where is Moor Side?

Moor Side is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, one mile north-east of the town of Kirkham, seven miles north-west of the major city of Preston, 149 miles south of Edinburgh, 161 miles north of Cardiff, and 195 miles north-west of London. Moor Side falls within the district council of Fylde, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the PR4 postcode district. The post town for Moor Side is Preston.

Moor Side on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Moor Side
Location of Moor Side within the UK

Which county is Moor Side in?

Moor Side is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyLancashire
Historic CountyLancashire
Administrative CountyLancashire

Where is Moor Side in Lancashire?

Moor Side is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Lancashire.

Location of Moor Side within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Moor Side?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Moor Side is PR4 3XJ.

Where is Moor Side in PR4?

Moor Side is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PR4 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PR4 postcode district.

Location of Moor Side within PR4

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What is the post town for Moor Side?

The post town for Moor Side is Preston. Moor Side is in the PR4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Preston.

What is the latitude and longitude of Moor Side?

The centre of Moor Side is located at position 53.80089° latitude and -2.85753° longitude.

Latitude53.80089°
Longitude-2.85753°

What is the easting and northing of Moor Side?

The centre of Moor Side is located at the grid reference easting 343618 and northing 434185 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting343618
Northing434185

What are the nearest towns to Moor Side?

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

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Moor Side is 1 mile north-east of Kirkham
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Moor Side is 3 miles north of Freckleton
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Moor Side is 6 miles west of Fulwood
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Moor Side is 6 miles south-east of Poulton-le-Fylde
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Moor Side is 8 miles south-east of Thornton
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Moor Side is 8 miles north-east of Lytham St Anne's
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Moor Side is 8 miles south-west of Garstang
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Moor Side is 8 miles east of Blackpool
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Moor Side is 9 miles north-west of Bamber Bridge
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Moor Side is 9 miles south-east of Cleveleys

What are the nearest cities to Moor Side?

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

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Moor Side is 7 miles north-west of Preston
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Moor Side is 17 miles south of Lancaster
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Moor Side is 28 miles north of Liverpool
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Moor Side is 32 miles north-west of Salford
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Moor Side is 34 miles north-west of Manchester
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Moor Side is 42 miles north of Chester
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Moor Side is 45 miles north-east of St Asaph
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Moor Side is 45 miles west of Bradford
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Moor Side is 54 miles west of Leeds
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Moor Side is 56 miles west of Wakefield