1. Wardle

Where is Wardle?

Wardle is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, two miles west of the town of Littleborough, two miles north-east of the major town of Rochdale, 156 miles north of Cardiff, 165 miles south of Edinburgh, and 170 miles north-west of London. Wardle lies roughly one mile south-east of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Wardle falls within the metropolitan district council of Rochdale. It is in the OL12 postcode district. The post town for Wardle is Rochdale.

Wardle on a map

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

Which county is Wardle in?

Wardle is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyLancashire

Where is Wardle in Greater Manchester?

Wardle is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Greater Manchester, and towards the easternmost extremity of Greater Manchester.

Location of Wardle within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Wardle?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Wardle is OL12 9PB.

Where is Wardle in OL12?

Wardle is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OL12 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the OL12 postcode district.

Location of Wardle within OL12

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What is the post town for Wardle?

The post town for Wardle is Rochdale. Wardle is in the OL12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Rochdale.

What is the latitude and longitude of Wardle?

The centre of Wardle is located at position 53.64839° latitude and -2.1333° longitude.

Latitude53.64839°
Longitude-2.1333°

What is the easting and northing of Wardle?

The centre of Wardle is located at the grid reference easting 391286 and northing 416884 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting391286
Northing416884

What are the nearest towns to Wardle?

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

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Wardle is 2 miles west of Littleborough
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Wardle is 2 miles south-east of Whitworth
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Wardle is 2 miles north-east of Rochdale
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Wardle is 3 miles north of Milnrow
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Wardle is 5 miles south-east of Bacup
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Wardle is 5 miles south of Todmorden
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Wardle is 5 miles north of Shaw
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Wardle is 5 miles north-east of Heywood
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Wardle is 6 miles north of Royton
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Wardle is 7 miles north of Chadderton

What are the nearest cities to Wardle?

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

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Wardle is 13 miles north of Manchester
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Wardle is 13 miles north-east of Salford
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Wardle is 18 miles south-west of Bradford
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Wardle is 24 miles east of Preston
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Wardle is 26 miles south-west of Leeds
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Wardle is 26 miles west of Wakefield
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Wardle is 33 miles north-west of Sheffield
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Wardle is 39 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Wardle is 39 miles south-east of Lancaster
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Wardle is 42 miles south-west of Ripon

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