Orton is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, eight miles south-west of the town of Appleby-in-Westmorland, 33 miles south-east of the major city of Carlisle, 105 miles south of Edinburgh, 208 miles north of Cardiff, and 228 miles north-west of London. Orton was historically in the county of Westmorland. Orton falls within the district council of Eden, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the CA10 postcode district. The post town for Orton is Penrith.
Orton is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Westmorland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.
Orton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cumbria, and towards the easternmost extremity of Cumbria.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Orton is CA10 3RU.
Orton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CA10 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CA10 postcode district.
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The post town for Orton is Penrith. Orton is in the CA10 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Penrith.
The centre of Orton is located at position 54.46756° latitude and -2.58418° longitude.
The centre of Orton is located at the grid reference easting 362235 and northing 508178 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Orton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Orton to the centre of the town.
Position of Orton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Orton to the centre of the city.