Where is Watchhill?

Watchhill is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, three miles east of the town of Aspatria, 16 miles south-west of the major city of Carlisle, 82 miles south of Edinburgh, 228 miles north of Cardiff, and 260 miles north-west of London. Watchhill was historically in the county of Cumberland. Watchhill falls within the district council of Allerdale, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the CA7 postcode district. The post town for Watchhill is Wigton.

Watchhill on a map

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

Which county is Watchhill in?

Watchhill 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 Watchhill in Cumbria?

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

Location of Watchhill within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Watchhill?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Watchhill is CA7 3SD.

Where is Watchhill in CA7?

Watchhill is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CA7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CA7 postcode district.

Location of Watchhill within CA7

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What is the post town for Watchhill?

The post town for Watchhill is Wigton. Watchhill is in the CA7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wigton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Watchhill?

The centre of Watchhill is located at position 54.77349° latitude and -3.26411° longitude.

Latitude54.77349°
Longitude-3.26411°

What is the easting and northing of Watchhill?

The centre of Watchhill is located at the grid reference easting 318780 and northing 542797 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting318780
Northing542797

What are the nearest towns to Watchhill?

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

3m
Watchhill is 3 miles east of Aspatria
5m
Watchhill is 5 miles south-west of Wigton
8m
Watchhill is 8 miles south-east of Silloth
9m
Watchhill is 9 miles north-east of Cockermouth
10m
Watchhill is 10 miles east of Maryport
13m
Watchhill is 13 miles north of Keswick
15m
Watchhill is 15 miles north-east of Workington
15m
Watchhill is 15 miles south of Annan
20m
Watchhill is 20 miles south-west of Longtown
20m
Watchhill is 20 miles north-east of Whitehaven

What are the nearest cities to Watchhill?

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

16m
Watchhill is 16 miles south-west of Carlisle
53m
Watchhill is 53 miles north of Lancaster
67m
Watchhill is 67 miles west of Durham
67m
Watchhill is 67 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
74m
Watchhill is 74 miles north of Preston
76m
Watchhill is 76 miles west of Sunderland
82m
Watchhill is 82 miles south of Edinburgh
83m
Watchhill is 83 miles north-west of Ripon
85m
Watchhill is 85 miles south-east of Glasgow
91m
Watchhill is 91 miles north-west of Bradford

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