Where is Whitchurch?

Whitchurch is located in the county of Shropshire, West Midlands, eight miles north of the town of Wem, 18 miles south-east of the major city of Chester, 105 miles north of Cardiff, and 148 miles north-west of London. Whitchurch lies roughly one mile south of the Cheshire border. Whitchurch falls within the unitary authority of Shropshire. It is in the SY13 postcode district. The post town for Whitchurch is Whitchurch.

Whitchurch on a map

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

Which county is Whitchurch in?

Whitchurch is in the ceremonial county of Shropshire, the historic county of Shropshire, and the administrative county of Shropshire.

Ceremonial CountyShropshire
Historic CountyShropshire
Administrative CountyShropshire

Where is Whitchurch in Shropshire?

Whitchurch is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Shropshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shropshire.

Location of Whitchurch within Shropshire

What is the postcode for Whitchurch?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Whitchurch is SY13 1AX.

Where is Whitchurch in SY13?

Whitchurch is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SY13 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SY13 postcode district.

Location of Whitchurch within SY13

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What is the post town for Whitchurch?

The post town for Whitchurch is Whitchurch. Whitchurch is in the SY13 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Whitchurch.

What is the latitude and longitude of Whitchurch?

The centre of Whitchurch is located at position 52.96955° latitude and -2.68417° longitude.

Latitude52.96955°
Longitude-2.68417°

What is the easting and northing of Whitchurch?

The centre of Whitchurch is located at the grid reference easting 354149 and northing 341574 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting354149
Northing341574

What are the nearest towns to Whitchurch?

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

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Whitchurch is 8 miles north of Wem
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Whitchurch is 10 miles north-west of Market Drayton
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Whitchurch is 10 miles south-west of Nantwich
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Whitchurch is 10 miles north-east of Ellesmere
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Whitchurch is 13 miles south-west of Crewe
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Whitchurch is 14 miles south-east of Wrexham
15m
Whitchurch is 15 miles west of Madeley
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Whitchurch is 16 miles east of Chirk
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Whitchurch is 17 miles south-west of Winsford
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Whitchurch is 17 miles north-east of Oswestry

What are the nearest cities to Whitchurch?

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

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Whitchurch is 18 miles south-east of Chester
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Whitchurch is 22 miles west of Stoke-on-Trent
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Whitchurch is 33 miles south of Liverpool
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Whitchurch is 35 miles north-west of Wolverhampton
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Whitchurch is 37 miles south-east of St Asaph
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Whitchurch is 39 miles south-west of Salford
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Whitchurch is 40 miles south-west of Manchester
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Whitchurch is 41 miles north-west of Lichfield
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Whitchurch is 47 miles north-west of Birmingham
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Whitchurch is 50 miles west of Derby