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Where is Rothbury?

Rothbury is located in the county of Northumberland, North East England, 11 miles south-west of the town of Alnwick, 26 miles north-west of the major city of Newcastle upon Tyne, 67 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 270 miles north of Cardiff, and 272 miles north of London. Rothbury falls within the unitary authority of Northumberland. It is in the NE65 postcode district. The post town for Rothbury is Morpeth.

COVID-19: Rothbury coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Northumberland case numbers. This Rothbury coronavirus map shows the position of Rothbury within Northumberland, along with the number of cases in Northumberland and each of the surrounding areas.

Rothbury on a map

Map showing extent of Rothbury as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Rothbury
Map showing location of Rothbury within the UK
Location of Rothbury within the UK

Which county is Rothbury in?

Rothbury is in the ceremonial county of Northumberland, the historic county of Northumberland, and the administrative county of Northumberland.

Ceremonial CountyNorthumberland
Historic CountyNorthumberland
Administrative CountyNorthumberland

Where is Rothbury in Northumberland?

Rothbury is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Northumberland, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Northumberland.

Map showing location of Rothbury within Northumberland
Location of Rothbury within Northumberland

What is the postcode for Rothbury?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rothbury is NE65 7ST.

Where is Rothbury in NE65?

Rothbury is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the NE65 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the NE65 postcode district.

Map showing location of Rothbury within NE65
Location of Rothbury within NE65

What is the post town for Rothbury?

The post town for Rothbury is Morpeth. Rothbury is in the NE65 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Morpeth.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rothbury?

The centre of Rothbury is located at position 55.30995° latitude and -1.90991° longitude.

Latitude55.30995°
Longitude-1.90991°

What is the easting and northing of Rothbury?

The centre of Rothbury is located at the grid reference easting 405817 and northing 601766 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting405817
Northing601766

What are the nearest towns to Rothbury?

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

south-west
11m
Rothbury is 11 miles south-west of Alnwick
west
13m
Rothbury is 13 miles west of Amble
north-west
13m
Rothbury is 13 miles north-west of Morpeth
north-west
16m
Rothbury is 16 miles north-west of Ashington
south
17m
Rothbury is 17 miles south of Wooler
north-west
17m
Rothbury is 17 miles north-west of Bedlington
north-west
18m
Rothbury is 18 miles north-west of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
north
19m
Rothbury is 19 miles north of Ponteland
north-west
20m
Rothbury is 20 miles north-west of Cramlington
north-west
20m
Rothbury is 20 miles north-west of Blyth

What are the nearest cities to Rothbury?

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

north-west
26m
Rothbury is 26 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
north-west
35m
Rothbury is 35 miles north-west of Sunderland
north
39m
Rothbury is 39 miles north of Durham
north-east
50m
Rothbury is 50 miles north-east of Carlisle
south-east
67m
Rothbury is 67 miles south-east of Edinburgh
north
83m
Rothbury is 83 miles north of Ripon
south-east
90m
Rothbury is 90 miles south-east of Dundee
north-east
94m
Rothbury is 94 miles north-east of Lancaster
south-east
96m
Rothbury is 96 miles south-east of Perth
south-east
97m
Rothbury is 97 miles south-east of Stirling

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