Where is Pentridge?

Pentridge is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, six miles north-west of the town of Verwood, 17 miles north of the major town of Poole, and 88 miles south-west of London. Pentridge lies just west of the Hampshire border. Pentridge falls within the district council of East Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the SP5 postcode district. The post town for Pentridge is Salisbury.

Pentridge on a map

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

Which county is Pentridge in?

Pentridge is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Pentridge in Dorset?

Pentridge is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Dorset, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dorset.

Location of Pentridge within Dorset

What is the postcode for Pentridge?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Pentridge is SP5 5QX.

Where is Pentridge in SP5?

Pentridge is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SP5 postcode district.

Location of Pentridge within SP5

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What is the post town for Pentridge?

The post town for Pentridge is Salisbury. Pentridge is in the SP5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Pentridge?

The centre of Pentridge is located at position 50.96135° latitude and -1.9498° longitude.

Latitude50.96135°
Longitude-1.9498°

What is the easting and northing of Pentridge?

The centre of Pentridge is located at the grid reference easting 403622 and northing 117992 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting403622
Northing117992

What are the nearest towns to Pentridge?

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

6m
Pentridge is 6 miles north-west of Verwood
7m
Pentridge is 7 miles west of Fordingbridge
9m
Pentridge is 9 miles south-west of Wilton
11m
Pentridge is 11 miles north-west of Ringwood
11m
Pentridge is 11 miles east of Shaftesbury
11m
Pentridge is 11 miles north of Wimborne Minster
11m
Pentridge is 11 miles north of Ferndown
12m
Pentridge is 12 miles north-east of Blandford Forum
15m
Pentridge is 15 miles east of Gillingham
16m
Pentridge is 16 miles east of Sturminster Newton

What are the nearest cities to Pentridge?

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

10m
Pentridge is 10 miles south-west of Salisbury
24m
Pentridge is 24 miles west of Southampton
29m
Pentridge is 29 miles west of Winchester
34m
Pentridge is 34 miles south-east of Bath
35m
Pentridge is 35 miles south-east of Wells
39m
Pentridge is 39 miles west of Portsmouth
44m
Pentridge is 44 miles south-east of Bristol
52m
Pentridge is 52 miles west of Chichester
62m
Pentridge is 62 miles south-west of Oxford
63m
Pentridge is 63 miles south-east of Casnewydd