Where is Whitwell?

Whitwell is located in the county of Rutland, East Midlands, four miles east of the town of Oakham, 18 miles west of the major city of Peterborough, and 82 miles north of London. Whitwell lies five miles south of the Lincolnshire border. Whitwell falls within the unitary authority of Rutland. It is in the LE15 postcode district. The post town for Whitwell is Oakham.

Whitwell on a map

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

Which county is Whitwell in?

Whitwell is in the ceremonial county of Rutland, the historic county of Rutland, and the administrative county of Rutland.

Ceremonial CountyRutland
Historic CountyRutland
Administrative CountyRutland

Where is Whitwell in Rutland?

Whitwell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Rutland, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Rutland.

Location of Whitwell within Rutland

What is the postcode for Whitwell?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Whitwell is LE15 8BL.

Where is Whitwell in LE15?

Whitwell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LE15 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LE15 postcode district.

Location of Whitwell within LE15

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What is the post town for Whitwell?

The post town for Whitwell is Oakham. Whitwell is in the LE15 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Oakham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Whitwell?

The centre of Whitwell is located at position 52.66697° latitude and -0.63568° longitude.

Latitude52.66697°
Longitude-0.63568°

What is the easting and northing of Whitwell?

The centre of Whitwell is located at the grid reference easting 492361 and northing 308568 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting492361
Northing308568

What are the nearest towns to Whitwell?

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

4m
Whitwell is 4 miles east of Oakham
7m
Whitwell is 7 miles north-east of Uppingham
7m
Whitwell is 7 miles west of Stamford
13m
Whitwell is 13 miles south-east of Melton Mowbray
13m
Whitwell is 13 miles north of Corby
13m
Whitwell is 13 miles south-west of Bourne
13m
Whitwell is 13 miles west of Market Deeping
15m
Whitwell is 15 miles north-west of Oundle
17m
Whitwell is 17 miles south of Grantham
17m
Whitwell is 17 miles north-east of Desborough

What are the nearest cities to Whitwell?

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

18m
Whitwell is 18 miles west of Peterborough
21m
Whitwell is 21 miles east of Leicester
29m
Whitwell is 29 miles south-east of Nottingham
39m
Whitwell is 39 miles south of Lincoln
40m
Whitwell is 40 miles south-east of Derby
41m
Whitwell is 41 miles north-east of Coventry
42m
Whitwell is 42 miles north-west of Ely
45m
Whitwell is 45 miles north-west of Cambridge
50m
Whitwell is 50 miles east of Lichfield
55m
Whitwell is 55 miles east of Birmingham

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