Where is Overton?

Overton is located in the county of Clwyd, Wales, five miles north of the town of Ellesmere, 15 miles south of the major city of Chester, 104 miles north of Cardiff, and 156 miles north-west of London. Overton lies roughly one mile north of the Shropshire border, and was historically in the county of Flintshire. Overton falls within the unitary authority of Wrecsam - Wrexham. It is in the LL13 postcode district. The post town for Overton is Wrexham.

Overton on a map

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

Which county is Overton in?

Overton is in the ceremonial county of Clwyd, the historic county of Flintshire, and the administrative county of Wrecsam - Wrexham.

Ceremonial CountyClwyd
Historic CountyFlintshire
Administrative CountyWrecsam - Wrexham

Where is Overton in Clwyd?

Overton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Clwyd, and towards the easternmost extremity of Clwyd.

Location of Overton within Clwyd

What is the postcode for Overton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Overton is LL13 0DT.

Where is Overton in LL13?

Overton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the LL13 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the LL13 postcode district.

Location of Overton within LL13

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What is the post town for Overton?

The post town for Overton is Wrexham. Overton is in the LL13 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wrexham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Overton?

The centre of Overton is located at position 52.97034° latitude and -2.93512° longitude.

Latitude52.97034°
Longitude-2.93512°

What is the easting and northing of Overton?

The centre of Overton is located at the grid reference easting 337297 and northing 341852 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting337297
Northing341852

What are the nearest towns to Overton?

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

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Overton is 5 miles north of Ellesmere
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Overton is 6 miles north-east of Chirk
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Overton is 6 miles south-east of Wrexham
9m
Overton is 9 miles north-east of Oswestry
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Overton is 10 miles east of Llangollen
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Overton is 10 miles west of Whitchurch
12m
Overton is 12 miles north-west of Wem
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Overton is 15 miles south-east of Buckley
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Overton is 16 miles south-east of Mold
17m
Overton is 17 miles south of Shotton

What are the nearest cities to Overton?

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

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Overton is 15 miles south of Chester
29m
Overton is 29 miles south-east of St Asaph
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Overton is 30 miles south of Liverpool
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Overton is 32 miles west of Stoke-on-Trent
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Overton is 43 miles north-west of Wolverhampton
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Overton is 44 miles south-west of Salford
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Overton is 45 miles south-west of Manchester
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Overton is 50 miles north-west of Lichfield
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Overton is 53 miles east of Bangor
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Overton is 55 miles north-west of Birmingham

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