1. Thorne

Where is Thorne?

Thorne is located in the county of South Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, five miles west of the town of Crowle, nine miles north-east of the major town of Doncaster, and 149 miles north of London. Thorne lies three miles north-west of the Lincolnshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Thorne falls within the metropolitan district council of Doncaster. It is in the DN8 postcode district. The post town for Thorne is Doncaster.

Thorne on a map

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

Which county is Thorne in?

Thorne is in the ceremonial county of South Yorkshire, and the historic county of Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountySouth Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire

Where is Thorne in South Yorkshire?

Thorne is situated towards the northernmost extremity of South Yorkshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of South Yorkshire.

Location of Thorne within South Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Thorne?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Thorne is DN8 5DH.

Where is Thorne in DN8?

Thorne is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DN8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DN8 postcode district.

Location of Thorne within DN8

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What is the post town for Thorne?

The post town for Thorne is Doncaster. Thorne is in the DN8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Doncaster.

What is the latitude and longitude of Thorne?

The centre of Thorne is located at position 53.61104° latitude and -0.96095° longitude.

Latitude53.61104°
Longitude-0.96095°

What is the easting and northing of Thorne?

The centre of Thorne is located at the grid reference easting 468841 and northing 413222 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting468841
Northing413222

What are the nearest towns to Thorne?

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

5m
Thorne is 5 miles west of Crowle
7m
Thorne is 7 miles south-west of Goole
8m
Thorne is 8 miles north-west of Epworth
9m
Thorne is 9 miles north-east of Bentley
9m
Thorne is 9 miles north-east of Doncaster
10m
Thorne is 10 miles east of Adwick le Street
10m
Thorne is 10 miles south of Howden
13m
Thorne is 13 miles north of Bawtry
13m
Thorne is 13 miles south of Selby
13m
Thorne is 13 miles west of Scunthorpe

What are the nearest cities to Thorne?

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

23m
Thorne is 23 miles east of Wakefield
25m
Thorne is 25 miles south of York
26m
Thorne is 26 miles north-east of Sheffield
27m
Thorne is 27 miles west of Kingston upon Hull
28m
Thorne is 28 miles south-east of Leeds
31m
Thorne is 31 miles north-west of Lincoln
35m
Thorne is 35 miles east of Bradford
43m
Thorne is 43 miles south-east of Ripon
46m
Thorne is 46 miles north of Nottingham
52m
Thorne is 52 miles north-east of Derby

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