Where is Shell?

Shell is located in the county of Worcestershire, West Midlands, four miles south-east of the town of Droitwich Spa, seven miles north-east of the major city of Worcester, 70 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 97 miles north-west of London. Shell lies six miles west of the Warwickshire border. Shell falls within the district council of Wychavon, under the county council of Worcestershire. It is in the WR9 postcode district. The post town for Shell is Droitwich.

Shell on a map

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

Which county is Shell in?

Shell is in the ceremonial county of Worcestershire, the historic county of Worcestershire, and the administrative county of Worcestershire.

Ceremonial CountyWorcestershire
Historic CountyWorcestershire
Administrative CountyWorcestershire

Where is Shell in Worcestershire?

Shell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Worcestershire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Worcestershire.

Location of Shell within Worcestershire

What is the postcode for Shell?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Shell is WR9 7LA.

Where is Shell in WR9?

Shell is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the WR9 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the WR9 postcode district.

Location of Shell within WR9

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What is the post town for Shell?

The post town for Shell is Droitwich. Shell is in the WR9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Droitwich.

What is the latitude and longitude of Shell?

The centre of Shell is located at position 52.23502° latitude and -2.07254° longitude.

Latitude52.23502°
Longitude-2.07254°

What is the easting and northing of Shell?

The centre of Shell is located at the grid reference easting 395143 and northing 259650 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting395143
Northing259650

What are the nearest towns to Shell?

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

4m
Shell is 4 miles south-east of Droitwich Spa
7m
Shell is 7 miles south of Bromsgrove
7m
Shell is 7 miles south-west of Redditch
9m
Shell is 9 miles north of Pershore
9m
Shell is 9 miles west of Alcester
11m
Shell is 11 miles north-west of Evesham
11m
Shell is 11 miles south-east of Stourport-on-Severn
13m
Shell is 13 miles south-east of Kidderminster
13m
Shell is 13 miles west of Henley-in-Arden
14m
Shell is 14 miles north-east of Great Malvern

What are the nearest cities to Shell?

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

7m
Shell is 7 miles north-east of Worcester
18m
Shell is 18 miles south-west of Birmingham
24m
Shell is 24 miles south of Wolverhampton
27m
Shell is 27 miles north of Gloucester
27m
Shell is 27 miles south-west of Coventry
30m
Shell is 30 miles north-east of Hereford
33m
Shell is 33 miles south of Lichfield
48m
Shell is 48 miles north-west of Oxford
48m
Shell is 48 miles south-west of Leicester
54m
Shell is 54 miles south-west of Derby

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