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 is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Cumberland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.
Watchhill is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cumbria, and towards the westernmost extremity of Cumbria.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Watchhill is CA7 3SD.
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.
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The post town for Watchhill is Wigton. Watchhill is in the CA7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wigton.
The centre of Watchhill is located at position 54.77349° latitude and -3.26411° longitude.
The centre of Watchhill is located at the grid reference easting 318780 and northing 542797 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Watchhill relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Watchhill to the centre of the town.
Position of Watchhill relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Watchhill to the centre of the city.