Where is West Witton?

West Witton is located in the county of North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, three miles west of the town of Leyburn, 21 miles south-west of the major town of Darlington, 126 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 201 miles north of Cardiff, and 206 miles north of London. West Witton was historically in the county of Yorkshire. West Witton falls within the district council of Richmondshire, under the county council of North Yorkshire. It is in the DL8 postcode district.

West Witton on a map

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

Which county is West Witton in?

West Witton 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 Witton in North Yorkshire?

West Witton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of North Yorkshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of North Yorkshire.

Location of West Witton within North Yorkshire

What is the postcode for West Witton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of West Witton is DL8 4LY.

Where is West Witton in DL8?

West Witton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DL8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DL8 postcode district.

Location of West Witton within DL8

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What is the latitude and longitude of West Witton?

The centre of West Witton is located at position 54.29075° latitude and -1.90545° longitude.

Latitude54.29075°
Longitude-1.90545°

What is the easting and northing of West Witton?

The centre of West Witton is located at the grid reference easting 406252 and northing 488351 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting406252
Northing488351

What are the nearest towns to West Witton?

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

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West Witton is 3 miles west of Leyburn
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West Witton is 4 miles west of Middleham
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West Witton is 10 miles south-west of Richmond
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West Witton is 11 miles north-west of Masham
13m
West Witton is 13 miles west of Bedale
15m
West Witton is 15 miles north-west of Pateley Bridge
18m
West Witton is 18 miles south of Barnard Castle
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West Witton is 19 miles west of Northallerton
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West Witton is 21 miles south-west of Darlington
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West Witton is 22 miles north-east of Settle

What are the nearest cities to West Witton?

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

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West Witton is 19 miles north-west of Ripon
35m
West Witton is 35 miles north of Bradford
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West Witton is 36 miles south of Durham
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West Witton is 37 miles north-west of Leeds
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West Witton is 40 miles north-east of Lancaster
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West Witton is 40 miles north-west of York
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West Witton is 45 miles north of Wakefield
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West Witton is 47 miles south-west of Sunderland
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West Witton is 49 miles north-east of Preston
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West Witton is 49 miles south of Newcastle upon Tyne

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