Where is Thorney?

Thorney is located in the county of Cambridgeshire, Eastern England, five miles south-east of the town of Crowland, seven miles north-east of the major city of Peterborough, and 76 miles north of London. Thorney lies three miles south of the Lincolnshire border. Thorney falls within the unitary authority of City of Peterborough. It is in the PE6 postcode district. The post town for Thorney is Peterborough.

Thorney on a map

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

Which county is Thorney in?

Thorney is in the ceremonial county of Cambridgeshire, the historic county of Cambridgeshire, and the administrative county of City of Peterborough.

Ceremonial CountyCambridgeshire
Historic CountyCambridgeshire
Administrative CountyCity of Peterborough

Where is Thorney in Cambridgeshire?

Thorney is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Cambridgeshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cambridgeshire.

Location of Thorney within Cambridgeshire

What is the postcode for Thorney?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Thorney is PE6 0QA.

Where is Thorney in PE6?

Thorney is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PE6 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PE6 postcode district.

Location of Thorney within PE6

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What is the post town for Thorney?

The post town for Thorney is Peterborough. Thorney is in the PE6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Peterborough.

What is the latitude and longitude of Thorney?

The centre of Thorney is located at position 52.62135° latitude and -0.10815° longitude.

Latitude52.62135°
Longitude-0.10815°

What is the easting and northing of Thorney?

The centre of Thorney is located at the grid reference easting 528166 and northing 304301 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting528166
Northing304301

What are the nearest towns to Thorney?

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

5m
Thorney is 5 miles south-east of Crowland
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Thorney is 5 miles north of Whittlesey
10m
Thorney is 10 miles east of Market Deeping
10m
Thorney is 10 miles north-west of March
12m
Thorney is 12 miles south of Spalding
12m
Thorney is 12 miles west of Wisbech
12m
Thorney is 12 miles north of Ramsey
13m
Thorney is 13 miles north-west of Chatteris
14m
Thorney is 14 miles south of Holbeach
15m
Thorney is 15 miles south-west of Long Sutton

What are the nearest cities to Thorney?

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

7m
Thorney is 7 miles north-east of Peterborough
22m
Thorney is 22 miles north-west of Ely
30m
Thorney is 30 miles north of Cambridge
43m
Thorney is 43 miles east of Leicester
46m
Thorney is 46 miles south-east of Lincoln
49m
Thorney is 49 miles south-east of Nottingham
59m
Thorney is 59 miles west of Norwich
61m
Thorney is 61 miles east of Coventry
61m
Thorney is 61 miles north of St Albans
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Thorney is 61 miles east of Derby