Where is Whitley?

Whitley is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, two miles north-west of the town of Melksham, eight miles east of the major city of Bath, 44 miles east of Cardiff, and 89 miles west of London. Whitley lies five miles north-east of the Somerset border. Whitley falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SN12 postcode district. The post town for Whitley is Melksham.

Whitley on a map

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

Which county is Whitley in?

Whitley is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Whitley in Wiltshire?

Whitley is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Whitley within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Whitley?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Whitley is SN12 8QY.

Where is Whitley in SN12?

Whitley is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SN12 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SN12 postcode district.

Location of Whitley within SN12

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What is the post town for Whitley?

The post town for Whitley is Melksham. Whitley is in the SN12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Melksham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Whitley?

The centre of Whitley is located at position 51.39598° latitude and -2.17074° longitude.

Latitude51.39598°
Longitude-2.17074°

What is the easting and northing of Whitley?

The centre of Whitley is located at the grid reference easting 388218 and northing 166341 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting388218
Northing166341

What are the nearest towns to Whitley?

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

2m
Whitley is 2 miles north-west of Melksham
3m
Whitley is 3 miles south of Corsham
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Whitley is 5 miles north-east of Bradford-on-Avon
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Whitley is 5 miles south-west of Chippenham
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Whitley is 5 miles north of Trowbridge
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Whitley is 8 miles west of Calne
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Whitley is 8 miles west of Devizes
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Whitley is 9 miles north of Westbury
13m
Whitley is 13 miles north-east of Frome
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Whitley is 13 miles north of Warminster

What are the nearest cities to Whitley?

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

8m
Whitley is 8 miles east of Bath
19m
Whitley is 19 miles east of Bristol
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Whitley is 24 miles north-east of Wells
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Whitley is 28 miles north-west of Salisbury
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Whitley is 33 miles south of Gloucester
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Whitley is 38 miles east of Newport
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Whitley is 44 miles east of Cardiff
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Whitley is 44 miles north-west of Winchester
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Whitley is 46 miles south-west of Oxford
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Whitley is 48 miles north-west of Southampton