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Where is Watton?

Watton is located in the county of Norfolk, Eastern England, seven miles west of the town of Hingham, 20 miles west of the major city of Norwich, and 84 miles north-east of London. Watton falls within the district council of Breckland, under the county council of Norfolk. It is in the IP25 postcode district. The post town for Watton is Thetford.

COVID-19: Watton coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Norfolk case numbers. This Watton coronavirus map shows the position of Watton within Norfolk, along with the number of cases in Norfolk and each of the surrounding areas.

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Map showing extent of Watton as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Watton
Map showing location of Watton within the UK
Location of Watton within the UK

Which county is Watton in?

Watton is in the ceremonial county of Norfolk, the historic county of Norfolk, and the administrative county of Norfolk.

Ceremonial CountyNorfolk
Historic CountyNorfolk
Administrative CountyNorfolk

Where is Watton in Norfolk?

Watton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Norfolk, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Norfolk.

Map showing location of Watton within Norfolk
Location of Watton within Norfolk

What is the postcode for Watton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Watton is IP25 6AD.

Where is Watton in IP25?

Watton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the IP25 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the IP25 postcode district.

Map showing location of Watton within IP25
Location of Watton within IP25

What is the post town for Watton?

The post town for Watton is Thetford. Watton is in the IP25 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Thetford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Watton?

The centre of Watton is located at position 52.57141° latitude and 0.82571° longitude.

Latitude52.57141°
Longitude0.82571°

What is the easting and northing of Watton?

The centre of Watton is located at the grid reference easting 591589 and northing 300816 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting591589
Northing300816

What are the nearest towns to Watton?

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

west
7m
Watton is 7 miles west of Hingham
south-east
8m
Watton is 8 miles south-east of Swaffham
north-west
9m
Watton is 9 miles north-west of Attleborough
south-west
9m
Watton is 9 miles south-west of Dereham
north
11m
Watton is 11 miles north of Thetford
north-east
12m
Watton is 12 miles north-east of Brandon
west
12m
Watton is 12 miles west of Wymondham
south-west
18m
Watton is 18 miles south-west of Reepham
south
18m
Watton is 18 miles south of Fakenham
north-west
18m
Watton is 18 miles north-west of Diss

What are the nearest cities to Watton?

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

west
20m
Watton is 20 miles west of Norwich
north-east
27m
Watton is 27 miles north-east of Ely
north-east
39m
Watton is 39 miles north-east of Cambridge
east
45m
Watton is 45 miles east of Peterborough
north
60m
Watton is 60 miles north of Chelmsford
south-east
73m
Watton is 73 miles south-east of Lincoln
north-east
75m
Watton is 75 miles north-east of St Albans
east
83m
Watton is 83 miles east of Leicester
north-east
83m
Watton is 83 miles north-east of City of London
north-east
84m
Watton is 84 miles north-east of London

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