Where is Nab's Head?

Nab's Head is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, four miles west of the major town of Blackburn, 154 miles south of Edinburgh, 159 miles north of Cardiff, and 186 miles north-west of London. Nab's Head falls within the district council of South Ribble, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the PR5 postcode district. The post town for Nab's Head is Preston.

Nab's Head on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Nab's Head
Location of Nab's Head within the UK

Which county is Nab's Head in?

Nab's Head 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 Nab's Head in Lancashire?

Nab's Head is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Lancashire.

Location of Nab's Head within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Nab's Head?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Nab's Head is PR5 0UW.

Where is Nab's Head in PR5?

Nab's Head is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PR5 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PR5 postcode district.

Location of Nab's Head within PR5

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What is the post town for Nab's Head?

The post town for Nab's Head is Preston. Nab's Head is in the PR5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Preston.

What is the latitude and longitude of Nab's Head?

The centre of Nab's Head is located at position 53.75796° latitude and -2.57325° longitude.

Latitude53.75796°
Longitude-2.57325°

What is the easting and northing of Nab's Head?

The centre of Nab's Head is located at the grid reference easting 362303 and northing 429219 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting362303
Northing429219

What are the nearest towns to Nab's Head?

Position of Nab's Head relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Nab's Head to the centre of the town.

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Nab's Head is 4 miles west of Blackburn
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Nab's Head is 4 miles north-east of Bamber Bridge
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Nab's Head is 5 miles south of Longridge
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Nab's Head is 6 miles north-west of Darwen
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Nab's Head is 6 miles east of Fulwood
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Nab's Head is 6 miles west of Rishton
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Nab's Head is 7 miles north-east of Leyland
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Nab's Head is 7 miles west of Great Harwood
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Nab's Head is 7 miles west of Oswaldtwistle
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Nab's Head is 8 miles north of Chorley

What are the nearest cities to Nab's Head?

Position of Nab's Head relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Nab's Head to the centre of the city.

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Nab's Head is 5 miles east of Preston
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Nab's Head is 22 miles south-east of Lancaster
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Nab's Head is 22 miles north-west of Salford
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Nab's Head is 24 miles north-west of Manchester
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Nab's Head is 29 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Nab's Head is 34 miles west of Bradford
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Nab's Head is 41 miles north of Chester
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Nab's Head is 42 miles west of Leeds
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Nab's Head is 44 miles west of Wakefield
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Nab's Head is 50 miles north-east of St Asaph