Where is Swanwick?

Swanwick is located in the county of Derbyshire, East Midlands, two miles south of the town of Alfreton, ten miles south-west of the major town of Mansfield, and 120 miles north-west of London. Swanwick lies two miles west of the Nottinghamshire border. Swanwick falls within the district council of Amber Valley, under the county council of Derbyshire. It is in the DE55 postcode district. The post town for Swanwick is Alfreton.

Swanwick on a map

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

Which county is Swanwick in?

Swanwick is in the ceremonial county of Derbyshire, the historic county of Derbyshire, and the administrative county of Derbyshire.

Ceremonial CountyDerbyshire
Historic CountyDerbyshire
Administrative CountyDerbyshire

Where is Swanwick in Derbyshire?

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

Location of Swanwick within Derbyshire

What is the postcode for Swanwick?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Swanwick is DE55 1AN.

Where is Swanwick in DE55?

Swanwick is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DE55 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DE55 postcode district.

Location of Swanwick within DE55

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What is the post town for Swanwick?

The post town for Swanwick is Alfreton. Swanwick is in the DE55 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Alfreton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Swanwick?

The centre of Swanwick is located at position 53.07506° latitude and -1.39838° longitude.

Latitude53.07506°
Longitude-1.39838°

What is the easting and northing of Swanwick?

The centre of Swanwick is located at the grid reference easting 440403 and northing 353261 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting440403
Northing353261

What are the nearest towns to Swanwick?

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

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Swanwick is 2 miles south of Alfreton
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Swanwick is 2 miles north of Ripley
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Swanwick is 5 miles north-west of Heanor
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Swanwick is 5 miles north-east of Belper
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Swanwick is 6 miles north-west of Eastwood
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Swanwick is 6 miles south of Clay Cross
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Swanwick is 7 miles west of Kirkby-in-Ashfield
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Swanwick is 7 miles south-west of Sutton in Ashfield
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Swanwick is 7 miles east of Wirksworth
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Swanwick is 8 miles south-east of Matlock

What are the nearest cities to Swanwick?

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

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Swanwick is 11 miles north of Derby
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Swanwick is 13 miles north-west of Nottingham
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Swanwick is 21 miles south of Sheffield
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Swanwick is 32 miles north of Leicester
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Swanwick is 32 miles east of Stoke-on-Trent
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Swanwick is 33 miles north-east of Lichfield
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Swanwick is 37 miles west of Lincoln
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Swanwick is 42 miles south of Wakefield
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Swanwick is 45 miles south-east of Manchester
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Swanwick is 46 miles north-east of Wolverhampton