Where is Thorncross?

Thorncross is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, six miles south-west of the town of Newport, 17 miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 82 miles south-west of London. Thorncross was historically in the county of Hampshire. Thorncross falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO30 postcode district.

Thorncross on a map

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

Which county is Thorncross in?

Thorncross is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Thorncross in Isle of Wight?

Thorncross is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Isle of Wight, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Isle of Wight.

Location of Thorncross within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Thorncross?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Thorncross is PO30 4PN.

Where is Thorncross in PO30?

Thorncross is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the PO30 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PO30 postcode district.

Location of Thorncross within PO30

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What is the latitude and longitude of Thorncross?

The centre of Thorncross is located at position 50.63245° latitude and -1.38183° longitude.

Latitude50.63245°
Longitude-1.38183°

What is the easting and northing of Thorncross?

The centre of Thorncross is located at the grid reference easting 443816 and northing 81599 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting443816
Northing81599

What are the nearest towns to Thorncross?

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

6m
Thorncross is 6 miles south-west of Newport
7m
Thorncross is 7 miles south-east of Yarmouth
8m
Thorncross is 8 miles west of Ventnor
9m
Thorncross is 9 miles west of Shanklin
10m
Thorncross is 10 miles south-west of East Cowes
10m
Thorncross is 10 miles south of Cowes
10m
Thorncross is 10 miles west of Sandown
11m
Thorncross is 11 miles west of Brading
11m
Thorncross is 11 miles south-east of Lymington
12m
Thorncross is 12 miles south-west of Ryde

What are the nearest cities to Thorncross?

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

17m
Thorncross is 17 miles south-west of Portsmouth
19m
Thorncross is 19 miles south of Southampton
30m
Thorncross is 30 miles south of Winchester
30m
Thorncross is 30 miles south-west of Chichester
35m
Thorncross is 35 miles south-east of Salisbury
56m
Thorncross is 56 miles west of Brighton and Hove
67m
Thorncross is 67 miles south-east of Bath
68m
Thorncross is 68 miles south-east of Wells
78m
Thorncross is 78 miles south of Oxford
78m
Thorncross is 78 miles south-east of Bristol