Where is Wesham?

Wesham is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, one mile north-west of the town of Kirkham, seven miles east of the major town of Blackpool, 150 miles south of Edinburgh, 160 miles north of Cardiff, and 195 miles north-west of London. Wesham lies seven miles north of the Merseyside border. Wesham falls within the district council of Fylde, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the PR4 postcode district. The post town for Wesham is Preston.

Wesham on a map

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

Which county is Wesham in?

Wesham is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyLancashire
Historic CountyLancashire
Administrative CountyLancashire

Where is Wesham in Lancashire?

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

Location of Wesham within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Wesham?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Wesham is PR4 3AP.

Where is Wesham in PR4?

Wesham is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PR4 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the PR4 postcode district.

Location of Wesham within PR4

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What is the post town for Wesham?

The post town for Wesham is Preston. Wesham is in the PR4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Preston.

What is the latitude and longitude of Wesham?

The centre of Wesham is located at position 53.78936° latitude and -2.88575° longitude.

Latitude53.78936°
Longitude-2.88575°

What is the easting and northing of Wesham?

The centre of Wesham is located at the grid reference easting 341743 and northing 432925 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting341743
Northing432925

What are the nearest towns to Wesham?

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

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Wesham is 1 mile north-west of Kirkham
3m
Wesham is 3 miles north of Freckleton
6m
Wesham is 6 miles south-east of Poulton-le-Fylde
6m
Wesham is 6 miles north-east of Lytham St Anne's
7m
Wesham is 7 miles west of Fulwood
7m
Wesham is 7 miles east of Blackpool
7m
Wesham is 7 miles south-east of Thornton
9m
Wesham is 9 miles south-east of Cleveleys
9m
Wesham is 9 miles south-west of Garstang
10m
Wesham is 10 miles north-west of Bamber Bridge

What are the nearest cities to Wesham?

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

8m
Wesham is 8 miles west of Preston
18m
Wesham is 18 miles south of Lancaster
27m
Wesham is 27 miles north of Liverpool
32m
Wesham is 32 miles north-west of Salford
34m
Wesham is 34 miles north-west of Manchester
41m
Wesham is 41 miles north of Chester
43m
Wesham is 43 miles north-east of St Asaph
46m
Wesham is 46 miles west of Bradford
55m
Wesham is 55 miles west of Leeds
57m
Wesham is 57 miles west of Wakefield