Where is Whitewell?

Whitewell is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, six miles north-west of the town of Clitheroe, 12 miles north of the major town of Blackburn, 143 miles south of Edinburgh, 171 miles north of Cardiff, and 194 miles north-west of London. Whitewell was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Whitewell falls within the district council of Ribble Valley, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the BB7 postcode district. The post town for Whitewell is Clitheroe.

Whitewell on a map

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

Which county is Whitewell in?

Whitewell is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Yorkshire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyLancashire
Historic CountyYorkshire
Administrative CountyLancashire

Where is Whitewell in Lancashire?

Whitewell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Lancashire.

Location of Whitewell within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Whitewell?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Whitewell is BB7 3AT.

Where is Whitewell in BB7?

Whitewell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BB7 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the BB7 postcode district.

Location of Whitewell within BB7

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What is the post town for Whitewell?

The post town for Whitewell is Clitheroe. Whitewell is in the BB7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Clitheroe.

What is the latitude and longitude of Whitewell?

The centre of Whitewell is located at position 53.9171° latitude and -2.51999° longitude.

Latitude53.9171°
Longitude-2.51999°

What is the easting and northing of Whitewell?

The centre of Whitewell is located at the grid reference easting 365944 and northing 446898 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting365944
Northing446898

What are the nearest towns to Whitewell?

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

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Whitewell is 6 miles north-west of Clitheroe
7m
Whitewell is 7 miles north-east of Longridge
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Whitewell is 10 miles north-west of Great Harwood
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Whitewell is 10 miles east of Garstang
11m
Whitewell is 11 miles north of Rishton
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Whitewell is 11 miles north-west of Clayton-le-Moors
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Whitewell is 12 miles north-west of Padiham
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Whitewell is 12 miles north of Blackburn
12m
Whitewell is 12 miles north-east of Fulwood
12m
Whitewell is 12 miles north-west of Church

What are the nearest cities to Whitewell?

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

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Whitewell is 13 miles north-east of Preston
15m
Whitewell is 15 miles south-east of Lancaster
32m
Whitewell is 32 miles north of Salford
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Whitewell is 32 miles north of Manchester
32m
Whitewell is 32 miles west of Bradford
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Whitewell is 40 miles north-east of Liverpool
40m
Whitewell is 40 miles west of Leeds
43m
Whitewell is 43 miles west of Ripon
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Whitewell is 45 miles west of Wakefield
53m
Whitewell is 53 miles north of Chester