Where is Wasdale Head?

Wasdale Head is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, 11 miles south-west of the town of Keswick, 32 miles south-west of the major city of Carlisle, 103 miles south of Edinburgh, 206 miles north of Cardiff, and 242 miles north-west of London. Wasdale Head was historically in the county of Cumberland. Wasdale Head falls within the district council of Copeland, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the CA20 postcode district. The post town for Wasdale Head is Seascale.

Wasdale Head on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Wasdale Head
Location of Wasdale Head within the UK

Which county is Wasdale Head in?

Wasdale Head is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Cumberland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyCumberland
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Wasdale Head in Cumbria?

Wasdale Head is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cumbria, and towards the westernmost extremity of Cumbria.

Location of Wasdale Head within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Wasdale Head?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Wasdale Head is CA20 1EX.

Where is Wasdale Head in CA20?

Wasdale Head is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CA20 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CA20 postcode district.

Location of Wasdale Head within CA20

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What is the post town for Wasdale Head?

The post town for Wasdale Head is Seascale. Wasdale Head is in the CA20 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Seascale.

What is the latitude and longitude of Wasdale Head?

The centre of Wasdale Head is located at position 54.465° latitude and -3.25648° longitude.

Latitude54.465°
Longitude-3.25648°

What is the easting and northing of Wasdale Head?

The centre of Wasdale Head is located at the grid reference easting 318656 and northing 508463 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting318656
Northing508463

What are the nearest towns to Wasdale Head?

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

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Wasdale Head is 11 miles south-west of Keswick
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Wasdale Head is 11 miles east of Egremont
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Wasdale Head is 11 miles east of Cleator Moor
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Wasdale Head is 12 miles west of Ambleside
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Wasdale Head is 13 miles north of Broughton in Furness
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Wasdale Head is 14 miles south of Cockermouth
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Wasdale Head is 15 miles south-east of Whitehaven
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Wasdale Head is 15 miles north-west of Bowness-on-Windermere
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Wasdale Head is 15 miles north-west of Windermere
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Wasdale Head is 17 miles south-east of Workington

What are the nearest cities to Wasdale Head?

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

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Wasdale Head is 32 miles south-west of Carlisle
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Wasdale Head is 34 miles north-west of Lancaster
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Wasdale Head is 54 miles north-west of Preston
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Wasdale Head is 71 miles west of Durham
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Wasdale Head is 74 miles west of Ripon
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Wasdale Head is 74 miles north of Liverpool
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Wasdale Head is 75 miles south-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Wasdale Head is 77 miles north-west of Bradford
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Wasdale Head is 79 miles north-west of Salford
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Wasdale Head is 80 miles north-west of Manchester

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