Where is The Stocks?

The Stocks is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, three miles south-east of the town of Melksham, 11 miles east of the major city of Bath, and 87 miles west of London. The Stocks lies seven miles east of the Somerset border. The Stocks falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SN12 postcode district. The post town for The Stocks is Melksham.

The Stocks on a map

Bounding box showing extent of The Stocks
Location of The Stocks within the UK

Which county is The Stocks in?

The Stocks is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is The Stocks in Wiltshire?

The Stocks is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of The Stocks within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for The Stocks?

The nearest postcode to the centre of The Stocks is SN12 6PP.

Where is The Stocks in SN12?

The Stocks is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SN12 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SN12 postcode district.

Location of The Stocks within SN12

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What is the post town for The Stocks?

The post town for The Stocks is Melksham. The Stocks is in the SN12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Melksham.

What is the latitude and longitude of The Stocks?

The centre of The Stocks is located at position 51.33947° latitude and -2.11258° longitude.

Latitude51.33947°
Longitude-2.11258°

What is the easting and northing of The Stocks?

The centre of The Stocks is located at the grid reference easting 392254 and northing 160048 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting392254
Northing160048

What are the nearest towns to The Stocks?

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

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The Stocks is 3 miles south-east of Melksham
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The Stocks is 4 miles east of Trowbridge
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The Stocks is 5 miles west of Devizes
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The Stocks is 6 miles east of Bradford-on-Avon
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The Stocks is 6 miles north-east of Westbury
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The Stocks is 7 miles south-east of Corsham
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The Stocks is 8 miles south of Chippenham
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The Stocks is 8 miles south-west of Calne
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The Stocks is 10 miles north of Warminster
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The Stocks is 12 miles north-east of Frome

What are the nearest cities to The Stocks?

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

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The Stocks is 11 miles east of Bath
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The Stocks is 23 miles east of Bristol
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The Stocks is 23 miles north-west of Salisbury
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The Stocks is 25 miles east of Wells
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The Stocks is 37 miles south of Gloucester
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The Stocks is 40 miles north-west of Winchester
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The Stocks is 42 miles south-east of Casnewydd
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The Stocks is 43 miles north-west of Southampton
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The Stocks is 47 miles south-west of Oxford
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The Stocks is 47 miles east of Cardiff