Where is Sampool?

Sampool is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, five miles south-west of the town of Kendal, 32 miles north of the major town of Blackpool, 118 miles south of Edinburgh, 193 miles north of Cardiff, and 220 miles north-west of London. Sampool lies four miles north of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Westmorland. Sampool falls within the district council of South Lakeland, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the LA8 postcode district. The post town for Sampool is Kendal.

Sampool on a map

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

Which county is Sampool in?

Sampool is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Westmorland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyWestmorland
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Sampool in Cumbria?

Sampool is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Cumbria, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cumbria.

Location of Sampool within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Sampool?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Sampool is LA8 8EL.

Where is Sampool in LA8?

Sampool is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the LA8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the LA8 postcode district.

Location of Sampool within LA8

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What is the post town for Sampool?

The post town for Sampool is Kendal. Sampool is in the LA8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kendal.

What is the latitude and longitude of Sampool?

The centre of Sampool is located at position 54.26151° latitude and -2.80975° longitude.

Latitude54.26151°
Longitude-2.80975°

What is the easting and northing of Sampool?

The centre of Sampool is located at the grid reference easting 347351 and northing 485396 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting347351
Northing485396

What are the nearest towns to Sampool?

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

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Sampool is 5 miles south-west of Kendal
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Sampool is 6 miles north-east of Grange-over-Sands
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Sampool is 8 miles south-east of Bowness-on-Windermere
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Sampool is 9 miles south-east of Windermere
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Sampool is 9 miles north of Carnforth
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Sampool is 10 miles north-west of Kirkby Lonsdale
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Sampool is 12 miles west of Sedbergh
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Sampool is 12 miles east of Ulverston
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Sampool is 13 miles north of Morecambe
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Sampool is 13 miles south-east of Ambleside

What are the nearest cities to Sampool?

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

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Sampool is 15 miles north of Lancaster
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Sampool is 35 miles north of Preston
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Sampool is 44 miles south of Carlisle
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Sampool is 53 miles west of Ripon
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Sampool is 54 miles north-west of Bradford
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Sampool is 58 miles north of Salford
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Sampool is 59 miles north-west of Manchester
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Sampool is 59 miles north of Liverpool
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Sampool is 60 miles north-west of Leeds
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Sampool is 61 miles south-west of Durham

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