Where is Westerton?

Westerton is located in the county of Durham, North East England, two miles south-west of the town of Spennymoor, 11 miles north of the major town of Darlington, 108 miles south-east of Edinburgh, and 227 miles north of London. Westerton falls within the unitary authority of County Durham. It is in the DL14 postcode district. The post town for Westerton is Bishop Auckland.

Westerton on a map

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

Which county is Westerton in?

Westerton is in the ceremonial county of Durham, the historic county of Durham, and the administrative county of County Durham.

Ceremonial CountyDurham
Historic CountyDurham
Administrative CountyCounty Durham

Where is Westerton in Durham?

Westerton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Durham, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Durham.

Location of Westerton within Durham

What is the postcode for Westerton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Westerton is DL14 8AH.

Where is Westerton in DL14?

Westerton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DL14 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DL14 postcode district.

Location of Westerton within DL14

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What is the post town for Westerton?

The post town for Westerton is Bishop Auckland. Westerton is in the DL14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bishop Auckland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Westerton?

The centre of Westerton is located at position 54.67378° latitude and -1.62986° longitude.

Latitude54.67378°
Longitude-1.62986°

What is the easting and northing of Westerton?

The centre of Westerton is located at the grid reference easting 423967 and northing 531031 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting423967
Northing531031

What are the nearest towns to Westerton?

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

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Westerton is 2 miles south-west of Spennymoor
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Westerton is 2 miles east of Bishop Auckland
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Westerton is 3 miles north of Shildon
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Westerton is 3 miles west of Ferryhill
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Westerton is 4 miles south-east of Willington
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Westerton is 4 miles north-west of Newton Aycliffe
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Westerton is 5 miles south-east of Crook
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Westerton is 7 miles west of Sedgefield
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Westerton is 9 miles south-east of Tow Law
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Westerton is 11 miles east of Wolsingham

What are the nearest cities to Westerton?

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

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Westerton is 7 miles south of Durham
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Westerton is 19 miles south-west of Sunderland
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Westerton is 21 miles south of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Westerton is 37 miles north of Ripon
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Westerton is 54 miles north-west of York
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Westerton is 54 miles east of Carlisle
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Westerton is 60 miles north of Leeds
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Westerton is 61 miles north of Bradford
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Westerton is 64 miles north-east of Lancaster
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Westerton is 69 miles north of Wakefield