Where is River?

River is located in the county of West Sussex, South East England, two miles west of the town of Petworth, 17 miles south of the major town of Guildford, and 43 miles south-west of London. River lies five miles south-west of the Surrey border, and was historically in the county of Sussex. River falls within the district council of Chichester, under the county council of West Sussex. It is in the GU28 postcode district. The post town for River is Petworth.

River on a map

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

Which county is River in?

River is in the ceremonial county of West Sussex, the historic county of Sussex, and the administrative county of West Sussex.

Ceremonial CountyWest Sussex
Historic CountySussex
Administrative CountyWest Sussex

Where is River in West Sussex?

River is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Sussex, and towards the westernmost extremity of West Sussex.

Location of River within West Sussex

What is the postcode for River?

The nearest postcode to the centre of River is GU28 9AS.

Where is River in GU28?

River is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the GU28 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the GU28 postcode district.

Location of River within GU28

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What is the post town for River?

The post town for River is Petworth. River is in the GU28 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Petworth.

What is the latitude and longitude of River?

The centre of River is located at position 50.99635° latitude and -0.66191° longitude.

Latitude50.99635°
Longitude-0.66191°

What is the easting and northing of River?

The centre of River is located at the grid reference easting 493998 and northing 122736 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting493998
Northing122736

What are the nearest towns to River?

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

2m
River is 2 miles west of Petworth
3m
River is 3 miles east of Midhurst
7m
River is 7 miles south of Haslemere
11m
River is 11 miles north-west of Arundel
12m
River is 12 miles south-east of Bordon
12m
River is 12 miles east of Petersfield
13m
River is 13 miles south of Godalming
14m
River is 14 miles north-west of Littlehampton
15m
River is 15 miles north of Bognor Regis
15m
River is 15 miles west of Horsham

What are the nearest cities to River?

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

12m
River is 12 miles north-east of Chichester
23m
River is 23 miles north-east of Portsmouth
26m
River is 26 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
29m
River is 29 miles east of Winchester
33m
River is 33 miles east of Southampton
42m
River is 42 miles south-west of City of Westminster
42m
River is 42 miles south-west of London
44m
River is 44 miles south-west of City of London
50m
River is 50 miles east of Salisbury
54m
River is 54 miles south of St Albans