Where is Nar?

Nar is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, one mile south of the town of Whitworth, two miles north of the major town of Rochdale, 155 miles north of Cardiff, 165 miles south of Edinburgh, and 170 miles north-west of London. Nar lies just north-east of the Greater Manchester border. Nar falls within the district council of Rossendale, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the OL12 postcode district. The post town for Nar is Rochdale.

Nar on a map

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

Which county is Nar in?

Nar 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 Nar in Lancashire?

Nar is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Lancashire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Lancashire.

Location of Nar within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Nar?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Nar is OL12 0UE.

Where is Nar in OL12?

Nar is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OL12 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OL12 postcode district.

Location of Nar within OL12

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What is the post town for Nar?

The post town for Nar is Rochdale. Nar is in the OL12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Rochdale.

What is the latitude and longitude of Nar?

The centre of Nar is located at position 53.64084° latitude and -2.16829° longitude.

Latitude53.64084°
Longitude-2.16829°

What is the easting and northing of Nar?

The centre of Nar is located at the grid reference easting 388971 and northing 416049 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting388971
Northing416049

What are the nearest towns to Nar?

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

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Nar is 1 mile south of Whitworth
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Nar is 2 miles north of Rochdale
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Nar is 3 miles west of Littleborough
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Nar is 3 miles north-west of Milnrow
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Nar is 4 miles north-east of Heywood
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Nar is 5 miles south of Bacup
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Nar is 5 miles north-west of Shaw
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Nar is 6 miles north of Royton
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Nar is 6 miles south-west of Todmorden
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Nar is 6 miles east of Ramsbottom

What are the nearest cities to Nar?

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

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Nar is 12 miles north of Manchester
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Nar is 12 miles north-east of Salford
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Nar is 20 miles south-west of Bradford
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Nar is 23 miles east of Preston
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Nar is 28 miles south-west of Leeds
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Nar is 28 miles west of Wakefield
34m
Nar is 34 miles north-west of Sheffield
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Nar is 37 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Nar is 38 miles south-east of Lancaster
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Nar is 43 miles north of Stoke-on-Trent