Where is Westby?

Westby is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, three miles west of the town of Kirkham, six miles south-east of the major town of Blackpool, 151 miles south of Edinburgh, 159 miles north of Cardiff, and 196 miles north-west of London. Westby lies five miles north of the Merseyside border. Westby falls within the district council of Fylde, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the PR4 postcode district. The post town for Westby is Preston.

Westby on a map

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

Which county is Westby in?

Westby 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 Westby in Lancashire?

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

Location of Westby within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Westby?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Westby is PR4 3PN.

Where is Westby in PR4?

Westby is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PR4 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the PR4 postcode district.

Location of Westby within PR4

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What is the post town for Westby?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Westby?

The centre of Westby is located at position 53.77934° latitude and -2.9361° longitude.

Latitude53.77934°
Longitude-2.9361°

What is the easting and northing of Westby?

The centre of Westby is located at the grid reference easting 338412 and northing 431853 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting338412
Northing431853

What are the nearest towns to Westby?

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

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Westby is 3 miles west of Kirkham
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Westby is 3 miles north-west of Freckleton
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Westby is 4 miles north-east of Lytham St Anne's
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Westby is 5 miles south-east of Poulton-le-Fylde
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Westby is 6 miles south-east of Blackpool
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Westby is 7 miles south of Thornton
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Westby is 8 miles south-east of Cleveleys
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Westby is 9 miles west of Fulwood
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Westby is 10 miles north of Southport
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Westby is 10 miles south-east of Fleetwood

What are the nearest cities to Westby?

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

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Westby is 10 miles west of Preston
19m
Westby is 19 miles south of Lancaster
26m
Westby is 26 miles north of Liverpool
33m
Westby is 33 miles north-west of Salford
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Westby is 35 miles north-west of Manchester
41m
Westby is 41 miles north of Chester
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Westby is 42 miles north-east of St Asaph
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Westby is 48 miles west of Bradford
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Westby is 57 miles west of Leeds
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Westby is 59 miles west of Wakefield