1. Wembury

Where is Wembury?

Wembury is located in the county of Devon, South West England, three miles south-west of the town of Sherford, four miles south-east of the major city of Plymouth, 89 miles south-west of Cardiff, and 191 miles south-west of London. Wembury lies four miles east of the Cornwall border. Wembury falls within the district council of South Hams, under the county council of Devon. It is in the PL9 postcode district. The post town for Wembury is Plymouth.

Wembury on a map

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

Which county is Wembury in?

Wembury is in the ceremonial county of Devon, the historic county of Devon, and the administrative county of Devon.

Ceremonial CountyDevon
Historic CountyDevon
Administrative CountyDevon

Where is Wembury in Devon?

Wembury is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Devon, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Devon.

Location of Wembury within Devon

What is the postcode for Wembury?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Wembury is PL9 0JE.

Where is Wembury in PL9?

Wembury is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the PL9 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PL9 postcode district.

Location of Wembury within PL9

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What is the post town for Wembury?

The post town for Wembury is Plymouth. Wembury is in the PL9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Plymouth.

What is the latitude and longitude of Wembury?

The centre of Wembury is located at position 50.32727° latitude and -4.07292° longitude.

Latitude50.32727°
Longitude-4.07292°

What is the easting and northing of Wembury?

The centre of Wembury is located at the grid reference easting 252549 and northing 49537 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting252549
Northing49537

What are the nearest towns to Wembury?

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

3m
Wembury is 3 miles south-west of Sherford
6m
Wembury is 6 miles south-east of Torpoint
8m
Wembury is 8 miles south-west of Ivybridge
8m
Wembury is 8 miles south-east of Saltash
13m
Wembury is 13 miles west of Kingsbridge
15m
Wembury is 15 miles north-west of Salcombe
16m
Wembury is 16 miles south of Tavistock
16m
Wembury is 16 miles south-east of Callington
17m
Wembury is 17 miles south-west of Buckfastleigh
17m
Wembury is 17 miles east of Looe

What are the nearest cities to Wembury?

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

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Wembury is 4 miles south-east of Plymouth
36m
Wembury is 36 miles south-west of Exeter
44m
Wembury is 44 miles east of Truro
87m
Wembury is 87 miles south-west of Wells
89m
Wembury is 89 miles south-west of Cardiff
90m
Wembury is 90 miles south of Swansea
99m
Wembury is 99 miles south-west of Newport
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Wembury is 101 miles south-west of Bristol
105m
Wembury is 105 miles south-west of Bath
112m
Wembury is 112 miles south-west of Salisbury

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