Where is Whippingham?

Whippingham is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, two miles south-east of the town of East Cowes, nine miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 73 miles south-west of London. Whippingham lies five miles south of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Hampshire. Whippingham falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO32 postcode district. The post town for Whippingham is East Cowes.

Whippingham on a map

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

Which county is Whippingham in?

Whippingham is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Whippingham in Isle of Wight?

Whippingham is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Isle of Wight, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Isle of Wight.

Location of Whippingham within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Whippingham?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Whippingham is PO32 6LX.

Where is Whippingham in PO32?

Whippingham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PO32 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PO32 postcode district.

Location of Whippingham within PO32

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What is the post town for Whippingham?

The post town for Whippingham is East Cowes. Whippingham is in the PO32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of East Cowes.

What is the latitude and longitude of Whippingham?

The centre of Whippingham is located at position 50.73749° latitude and -1.26858° longitude.

Latitude50.73749°
Longitude-1.26858°

What is the easting and northing of Whippingham?

The centre of Whippingham is located at the grid reference easting 451710 and northing 93353 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting451710
Northing93353

What are the nearest towns to Whippingham?

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

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Whippingham is 2 miles south-east of East Cowes
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Whippingham is 2 miles south-east of Cowes
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Whippingham is 3 miles north-east of Newport
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Whippingham is 5 miles west of Ryde
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Whippingham is 7 miles north-west of Brading
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Whippingham is 8 miles south-west of Gosport
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Whippingham is 8 miles north-west of Sandown
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Whippingham is 9 miles north-west of Shanklin
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Whippingham is 9 miles south-west of Fareham
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Whippingham is 10 miles north of Ventnor

What are the nearest cities to Whippingham?

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

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Whippingham is 9 miles south-west of Portsmouth
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Whippingham is 13 miles south-east of Southampton
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Whippingham is 22 miles south of Winchester
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Whippingham is 23 miles west of Chichester
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Whippingham is 33 miles south-east of Salisbury
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Whippingham is 50 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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Whippingham is 65 miles south-east of Bath
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Whippingham is 68 miles south-east of Wells
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Whippingham is 70 miles south of Oxford
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Whippingham is 72 miles south-west of City of Westminster