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  1. Morpeth

Where is Morpeth?

Morpeth is located in the county of Northumberland, North East England, four miles north-west of the town of Bedlington, 13 miles north of the major city of Newcastle upon Tyne, 80 miles south-east of Edinburgh, and 261 miles north of London. Morpeth lies six miles north of the Tyne & Wear border. Morpeth falls within the unitary authority of Northumberland. It is in the NE61 postcode district. The post town for Morpeth is Morpeth.

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

Morpeth on a map

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

Which county is Morpeth in?

Morpeth is in the ceremonial county of Northumberland, the historic county of Northumberland, and the administrative county of Northumberland.

Ceremonial CountyNorthumberland
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Administrative CountyNorthumberland

Where is Morpeth in Northumberland?

Morpeth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Northumberland, and towards the easternmost extremity of Northumberland.

Map showing location of Morpeth within Northumberland
Location of Morpeth within Northumberland

What is the postcode for Morpeth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Morpeth is NE61 1LZ.

Where is Morpeth in NE61?

Morpeth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the NE61 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the NE61 postcode district.

Map showing location of Morpeth within NE61
Location of Morpeth within NE61

What is the post town for Morpeth?

The post town for Morpeth is Morpeth. Morpeth is in the NE61 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Morpeth.

What is the latitude and longitude of Morpeth?

The centre of Morpeth is located at position 55.16749° latitude and -1.69074° longitude.

Latitude55.16749°
Longitude-1.69074°

What is the easting and northing of Morpeth?

The centre of Morpeth is located at the grid reference easting 419799 and northing 585952 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting419799
Northing585952

What are the nearest towns to Morpeth?

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

north-west
4m
Morpeth is 4 miles north-west of Bedlington
west
5m
Morpeth is 5 miles west of Ashington
north-west
7m
Morpeth is 7 miles north-west of Cramlington
west
7m
Morpeth is 7 miles west of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
west
8m
Morpeth is 8 miles west of Blyth
north
8m
Morpeth is 8 miles north of Ponteland
north-west
11m
Morpeth is 11 miles north-west of Longbenton
south
12m
Morpeth is 12 miles south of Amble
north-west
13m
Morpeth is 13 miles north-west of Whitley Bay
south-east
13m
Morpeth is 13 miles south-east of Rothbury

What are the nearest cities to Morpeth?

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

north
13m
Morpeth is 13 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
north-west
22m
Morpeth is 22 miles north-west of Sunderland
north
27m
Morpeth is 27 miles north of Durham
east
53m
Morpeth is 53 miles east of Carlisle
north
72m
Morpeth is 72 miles north of Ripon
south-east
80m
Morpeth is 80 miles south-east of Edinburgh
north
87m
Morpeth is 87 miles north of York
north-east
89m
Morpeth is 89 miles north-east of Lancaster
north
95m
Morpeth is 95 miles north of Leeds
north
95m
Morpeth is 95 miles north of Bradford

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