Where is West Tanfield?

West Tanfield is located in the county of North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, three miles south-east of the town of Masham, 15 miles north of the major town of Harrogate, 136 miles south-east of Edinburgh, and 196 miles north of London. West Tanfield was historically in the county of Yorkshire. West Tanfield falls within the district council of Hambleton, under the county council of North Yorkshire. It is in the HG4 postcode district. The post town for West Tanfield is Ripon.

West Tanfield on a map

Bounding box showing extent of West Tanfield
Location of West Tanfield within the UK

Which county is West Tanfield in?

West Tanfield is in the ceremonial county of North Yorkshire, the historic county of Yorkshire, and the administrative county of North Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountyNorth Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire

Where is West Tanfield in North Yorkshire?

West Tanfield is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of North Yorkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of North Yorkshire.

Location of West Tanfield within North Yorkshire

What is the postcode for West Tanfield?

The nearest postcode to the centre of West Tanfield is HG4 5JD.

Where is West Tanfield in HG4?

West Tanfield is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the HG4 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the HG4 postcode district.

Location of West Tanfield within HG4

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What is the post town for West Tanfield?

The post town for West Tanfield is Ripon. West Tanfield is in the HG4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ripon.

What is the latitude and longitude of West Tanfield?

The centre of West Tanfield is located at position 54.20565° latitude and -1.58996° longitude.

Latitude54.20565°
Longitude-1.58996°

What is the easting and northing of West Tanfield?

The centre of West Tanfield is located at the grid reference easting 426844 and northing 478956 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting426844
Northing478956

What are the nearest towns to West Tanfield?

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

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West Tanfield is 3 miles south-east of Masham
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West Tanfield is 6 miles south of Bedale
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West Tanfield is 10 miles west of Thirsk
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West Tanfield is 10 miles south-east of Middleham
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West Tanfield is 11 miles north-east of Pateley Bridge
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West Tanfield is 11 miles north-west of Boroughbridge
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West Tanfield is 11 miles south-west of Northallerton
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West Tanfield is 12 miles south-east of Leyburn
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West Tanfield is 15 miles north of Knaresborough
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West Tanfield is 15 miles north of Harrogate

What are the nearest cities to West Tanfield?

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

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West Tanfield is 6 miles north-west of Ripon
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West Tanfield is 27 miles north-west of York
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West Tanfield is 28 miles north of Leeds
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West Tanfield is 29 miles north of Bradford
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West Tanfield is 36 miles north of Wakefield
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West Tanfield is 40 miles south of Durham
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West Tanfield is 49 miles south of Sunderland
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West Tanfield is 50 miles east of Lancaster
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West Tanfield is 53 miles south of Newcastle upon Tyne
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West Tanfield is 55 miles north-east of Preston

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