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Where is Morecambe?

Morecambe is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, two miles north-east of the town of Heysham, 19 miles north-east of the major town of Blackpool, 131 miles south of Edinburgh, 180 miles north of Cardiff, and 211 miles north-west of London. Morecambe lies two miles south of the Cumbria border. Morecambe falls within the district council of Lancaster, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the LA4 postcode district. The post town for Morecambe is Morecambe.

COVID-19: Morecambe coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Lancashire case numbers. This Morecambe coronavirus map shows the position of Morecambe within Lancashire, along with the number of cases in Lancashire and each of the surrounding areas.

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Map showing extent of Morecambe as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Morecambe
Map showing location of Morecambe within the UK
Location of Morecambe within the UK

Which county is Morecambe in?

Morecambe 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 Morecambe in Lancashire?

Morecambe is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Lancashire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Lancashire.

Map showing location of Morecambe within Lancashire
Location of Morecambe within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Morecambe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Morecambe is LA4 5HW.

Where is Morecambe in LA4?

Morecambe is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LA4 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the LA4 postcode district.

Map showing location of Morecambe within LA4
Location of Morecambe within LA4

What is the post town for Morecambe?

The post town for Morecambe is Morecambe. Morecambe is in the LA4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Morecambe.

What is the latitude and longitude of Morecambe?

The centre of Morecambe is located at position 54.07235° latitude and -2.86303° longitude.

Latitude54.07235°
Longitude-2.86303°

What is the easting and northing of Morecambe?

The centre of Morecambe is located at the grid reference easting 343624 and northing 464391 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting343624
Northing464391

What are the nearest towns to Morecambe?

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

north-east
2m
Morecambe is 2 miles north-east of Heysham
south-west
6m
Morecambe is 6 miles south-west of Carnforth
south
9m
Morecambe is 9 miles south of Grange-over-Sands
north
12m
Morecambe is 12 miles north of Garstang
south-east
13m
Morecambe is 13 miles south-east of Ulverston
north-east
13m
Morecambe is 13 miles north-east of Fleetwood
south-west
14m
Morecambe is 14 miles south-west of Kirkby Lonsdale
south-east
14m
Morecambe is 14 miles south-east of Dalton-in-Furness
west
15m
Morecambe is 15 miles west of High Bentham
north-east
15m
Morecambe is 15 miles north-east of Cleveleys

What are the nearest cities to Morecambe?

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

north-west
3m
Morecambe is 3 miles north-west of Lancaster
north
23m
Morecambe is 23 miles north of Preston
north
46m
Morecambe is 46 miles north of Liverpool
north-west
47m
Morecambe is 47 miles north-west of Salford
north-west
48m
Morecambe is 48 miles north-west of Manchester
north-west
49m
Morecambe is 49 miles north-west of Bradford
west
55m
Morecambe is 55 miles west of Ripon
west
57m
Morecambe is 57 miles west of Leeds
south
57m
Morecambe is 57 miles south of Carlisle
north
61m
Morecambe is 61 miles north of Chester

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