1. Shevington

Where is Shevington?

Shevington is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, two miles south-west of the town of Standish, three miles north-west of the major town of Wigan, 146 miles north of Cardiff, 166 miles south of Edinburgh, and 179 miles north-west of London. Shevington lies just south of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Shevington falls within the metropolitan district council of Wigan. It is in the WN6 postcode district. The post town for Shevington is Wigan.

Shevington on a map

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

Which county is Shevington in?

Shevington is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyLancashire

Where is Shevington in Greater Manchester?

Shevington is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Greater Manchester, and towards the westernmost extremity of Greater Manchester.

Location of Shevington within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Shevington?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Shevington is WN6 8EA.

Where is Shevington in WN6?

Shevington is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the WN6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the WN6 postcode district.

Location of Shevington within WN6

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What is the post town for Shevington?

The post town for Shevington is Wigan. Shevington is in the WN6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wigan.

What is the latitude and longitude of Shevington?

The centre of Shevington is located at position 53.57281° latitude and -2.69255° longitude.

Latitude53.57281°
Longitude-2.69255°

What is the easting and northing of Shevington?

The centre of Shevington is located at the grid reference easting 354237 and northing 408691 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting354237
Northing408691

What are the nearest towns to Shevington?

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

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Shevington is 2 miles south-west of Standish
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Shevington is 3 miles north-west of Wigan
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Shevington is 4 miles north-east of Skelmersdale
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Shevington is 4 miles north-west of Ince-in-Makerfield
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Shevington is 5 miles south-west of Adlington
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Shevington is 5 miles north-west of Hindley
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Shevington is 6 miles north of Billinge
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Shevington is 6 miles south-west of Chorley
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Shevington is 6 miles north of Ashton-in-Makerfield
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Shevington is 6 miles west of Horwich

What are the nearest cities to Shevington?

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

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Shevington is 13 miles south of Preston
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Shevington is 16 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Shevington is 18 miles west of Salford
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Shevington is 20 miles west of Manchester
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Shevington is 28 miles north of Chester
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Shevington is 33 miles south of Lancaster
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Shevington is 38 miles north-east of St Asaph
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Shevington is 41 miles west of Bradford
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Shevington is 44 miles north-west of Stoke-on-Trent
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Shevington is 49 miles west of Leeds

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