Where is Whashton?

Whashton is located in the county of North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, four miles north-west of the town of Richmond, ten miles south-west of the major town of Darlington, 118 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 214 miles north of Cardiff, and 214 miles north of London. Whashton lies two miles south of the Durham border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Whashton falls within the district council of Richmondshire, under the county council of North Yorkshire. It is in the DL11 postcode district. The post town for Whashton is Richmond.

Whashton on a map

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

Which county is Whashton in?

Whashton 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 Whashton in North Yorkshire?

Whashton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of North Yorkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of North Yorkshire.

Location of Whashton within North Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Whashton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Whashton is DL11 7JL.

Where is Whashton in DL11?

Whashton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DL11 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DL11 postcode district.

Location of Whashton within DL11

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What is the post town for Whashton?

The post town for Whashton is Richmond. Whashton is in the DL11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Richmond.

What is the latitude and longitude of Whashton?

The centre of Whashton is located at position 54.45101° latitude and -1.77143° longitude.

Latitude54.45101°
Longitude-1.77143°

What is the easting and northing of Whashton?

The centre of Whashton is located at the grid reference easting 414919 and northing 506203 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting414919
Northing506203

What are the nearest towns to Whashton?

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

4m
Whashton is 4 miles north-west of Richmond
9m
Whashton is 9 miles south-east of Barnard Castle
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Whashton is 10 miles north of Leyburn
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Whashton is 10 miles south-west of Darlington
12m
Whashton is 12 miles north of Middleham
13m
Whashton is 13 miles north-west of Bedale
14m
Whashton is 14 miles south of Shildon
14m
Whashton is 14 miles south-west of Newton Aycliffe
15m
Whashton is 15 miles south of Bishop Auckland
16m
Whashton is 16 miles north-west of Northallerton

What are the nearest cities to Whashton?

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

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Whashton is 24 miles south of Durham
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Whashton is 24 miles north-west of Ripon
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Whashton is 35 miles south-west of Sunderland
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Whashton is 37 miles south of Newcastle upon Tyne
44m
Whashton is 44 miles north-west of York
46m
Whashton is 46 miles north of Bradford
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Whashton is 46 miles north of Leeds
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Whashton is 50 miles north-east of Lancaster
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Whashton is 54 miles north of Wakefield
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Whashton is 56 miles south-east of Carlisle

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