Where is Simonstone?

Simonstone is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, one mile west of the town of Padiham, four miles west of the major town of Burnley, 152 miles south of Edinburgh, 165 miles north of Cardiff, and 184 miles north-west of London. Simonstone falls within the district council of Ribble Valley, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the BB12 postcode district. The post town for Simonstone is Burnley.

Simonstone on a map

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

Which county is Simonstone in?

Simonstone is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyLancashire
Historic CountyLancashire
Administrative CountyLancashire

Where is Simonstone in Lancashire?

Simonstone is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Lancashire.

Location of Simonstone within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Simonstone?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Simonstone is BB12 7HS.

Where is Simonstone in BB12?

Simonstone is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the BB12 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the BB12 postcode district.

Location of Simonstone within BB12

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What is the post town for Simonstone?

The post town for Simonstone is Burnley. Simonstone is in the BB12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Burnley.

What is the latitude and longitude of Simonstone?

The centre of Simonstone is located at position 53.80553° latitude and -2.34403° longitude.

Latitude53.80553°
Longitude-2.34403°

What is the easting and northing of Simonstone?

The centre of Simonstone is located at the grid reference easting 377441 and northing 434414 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting377441
Northing434414

What are the nearest towns to Simonstone?

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

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Simonstone is 1 mile west of Padiham
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Simonstone is 3 miles north-east of Clayton-le-Moors
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Simonstone is 3 miles north-east of Great Harwood
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Simonstone is 4 miles north of Accrington
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Simonstone is 4 miles north-east of Church
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Simonstone is 4 miles north-east of Rishton
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Simonstone is 4 miles west of Burnley
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Simonstone is 5 miles west of Brierfield
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Simonstone is 5 miles north-east of Oswaldtwistle
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Simonstone is 5 miles south of Clitheroe

What are the nearest cities to Simonstone?

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

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Simonstone is 15 miles east of Preston
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Simonstone is 23 miles north of Salford
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Simonstone is 23 miles north of Manchester
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Simonstone is 24 miles west of Bradford
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Simonstone is 25 miles south-east of Lancaster
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Simonstone is 32 miles west of Leeds
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Simonstone is 36 miles west of Wakefield
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Simonstone is 38 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Simonstone is 41 miles south-west of Ripon
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Simonstone is 46 miles north-west of Sheffield