Where is Pennington Green?

Pennington Green is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, one mile north of the town of Hindley, two miles east of the major town of Wigan, 146 miles north of Cardiff, 168 miles south of Edinburgh, and 174 miles north-west of London. Pennington Green lies three miles south of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Pennington Green falls within the metropolitan district council of Wigan. It is in the WN2 postcode district. The post town for Pennington Green is Wigan.

Pennington Green on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Pennington Green
Location of Pennington Green within the UK

Which county is Pennington Green in?

Pennington Green is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyLancashire

Where is Pennington Green in Greater Manchester?

Pennington Green is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater Manchester, and towards the westernmost extremity of Greater Manchester.

Location of Pennington Green within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Pennington Green?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Pennington Green is WN2 2SL.

Where is Pennington Green in WN2?

Pennington Green is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the WN2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the WN2 postcode district.

Location of Pennington Green within WN2

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What is the post town for Pennington Green?

The post town for Pennington Green is Wigan. Pennington Green is in the WN2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wigan.

What is the latitude and longitude of Pennington Green?

The centre of Pennington Green is located at position 53.55334° latitude and -2.57557° longitude.

Latitude53.55334°
Longitude-2.57557°

What is the easting and northing of Pennington Green?

The centre of Pennington Green is located at the grid reference easting 361965 and northing 406456 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting361965
Northing406456

What are the nearest towns to Pennington Green?

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

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Pennington Green is 1 mile north of Hindley
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Pennington Green is 2 miles north-east of Ince-in-Makerfield
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Pennington Green is 2 miles west of Westhoughton
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Pennington Green is 2 miles east of Wigan
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Pennington Green is 3 miles south of Horwich
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Pennington Green is 4 miles north-west of Atherton
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Pennington Green is 4 miles south-east of Standish
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Pennington Green is 5 miles south of Adlington
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Pennington Green is 5 miles north-west of Leigh
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Pennington Green is 5 miles north-east of Ashton-in-Makerfield

What are the nearest cities to Pennington Green?

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

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Pennington Green is 13 miles north-west of Salford
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Pennington Green is 15 miles west of Manchester
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Pennington Green is 15 miles south of Preston
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Pennington Green is 19 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Pennington Green is 28 miles north-east of Chester
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Pennington Green is 36 miles south of Lancaster
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Pennington Green is 37 miles south-west of Bradford
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Pennington Green is 40 miles north-west of Stoke-on-Trent
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Pennington Green is 41 miles north-east of St Asaph
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Pennington Green is 45 miles west of Wakefield

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