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Where is Shepshed?

Shepshed is located in the county of Leicestershire, East Midlands, four miles west of the town of Loughborough, 12 miles north-west of the major city of Leicester, and 100 miles north-west of London. Shepshed lies three miles south-west of the Nottinghamshire border. Shepshed falls within the district council of Charnwood, under the county council of Leicestershire. It is in the LE12 postcode district. The post town for Shepshed is Loughborough.

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

Shepshed on a map

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

Which county is Shepshed in?

Shepshed is in the ceremonial county of Leicestershire, the historic county of Leicestershire, and the administrative county of Leicestershire.

Ceremonial CountyLeicestershire
Historic CountyLeicestershire
Administrative CountyLeicestershire

Where is Shepshed in Leicestershire?

Shepshed is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Leicestershire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Leicestershire.

Map showing location of Shepshed within Leicestershire
Location of Shepshed within Leicestershire

What is the postcode for Shepshed?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Shepshed is LE12 9PZ.

Where is Shepshed in LE12?

Shepshed is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LE12 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the LE12 postcode district.

Map showing location of Shepshed within LE12
Location of Shepshed within LE12

What is the post town for Shepshed?

The post town for Shepshed is Loughborough. Shepshed is in the LE12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Loughborough.

What is the latitude and longitude of Shepshed?

The centre of Shepshed is located at position 52.77156° latitude and -1.29016° longitude.

Latitude52.77156°
Longitude-1.29016°

What is the easting and northing of Shepshed?

The centre of Shepshed is located at the grid reference easting 447987 and northing 319565 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting447987
Northing319565

What are the nearest towns to Shepshed?

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

west
4m
Shepshed is 4 miles west of Loughborough
north-east
5m
Shepshed is 5 miles north-east of Coalville
north-east
7m
Shepshed is 7 miles north-east of Ibstock
east
8m
Shepshed is 8 miles east of Ashby-de-la-Zouch
south
9m
Shepshed is 9 miles south of Long Eaton
north-west
10m
Shepshed is 10 miles north-west of Syston
south
10m
Shepshed is 10 miles south of Sandiacre
south
11m
Shepshed is 11 miles south of Stapleford
north-east
11m
Shepshed is 11 miles north-east of Market Bosworth
east
11m
Shepshed is 11 miles east of Swadlincote

What are the nearest cities to Shepshed?

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

north-west
12m
Shepshed is 12 miles north-west of Leicester
south-east
13m
Shepshed is 13 miles south-east of Derby
south-west
14m
Shepshed is 14 miles south-west of Nottingham
east
23m
Shepshed is 23 miles east of Lichfield
north
27m
Shepshed is 27 miles north of Coventry
north-east
33m
Shepshed is 33 miles north-east of Birmingham
east
38m
Shepshed is 38 miles east of Wolverhampton
south-east
41m
Shepshed is 41 miles south-east of Stoke-on-Trent
south
43m
Shepshed is 43 miles south of Sheffield
south-west
45m
Shepshed is 45 miles south-west of Lincoln

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