Where is Whitwell?

Whitwell is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, three miles west of the town of Ventnor, 16 miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 80 miles south-west of London. Whitwell was historically in the county of Hampshire. Whitwell falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO38 postcode district. The post town for Whitwell is Ventnor.

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 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 Whitwell in Isle of Wight?

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

Location of Whitwell within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Whitwell?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Whitwell is PO38 2RA.

Where is Whitwell in PO38?

Whitwell is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the PO38 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PO38 postcode district.

Location of Whitwell within PO38

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What is the post town for Whitwell?

The post town for Whitwell is Ventnor. Whitwell is in the PO38 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ventnor.

What is the latitude and longitude of Whitwell?

The centre of Whitwell is located at position 50.59772° latitude and -1.26402° longitude.

Latitude50.59772°
Longitude-1.26402°

What is the easting and northing of Whitwell?

The centre of Whitwell is located at the grid reference easting 452186 and northing 77813 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting452186
Northing77813

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.

3m
Whitwell is 3 miles west of Ventnor
4m
Whitwell is 4 miles south-west of Shanklin
6m
Whitwell is 6 miles south-west of Sandown
7m
Whitwell is 7 miles south of Newport
8m
Whitwell is 8 miles south-west of Brading
10m
Whitwell is 10 miles south-west of Ryde
11m
Whitwell is 11 miles south of East Cowes
11m
Whitwell is 11 miles south of Cowes
13m
Whitwell is 13 miles south-east of Yarmouth
15m
Whitwell is 15 miles south-west of Gosport

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.

16m
Whitwell is 16 miles south-west of Portsmouth
22m
Whitwell is 22 miles south of Southampton
27m
Whitwell is 27 miles south-west of Chichester
32m
Whitwell is 32 miles south of Winchester
40m
Whitwell is 40 miles south-east of Salisbury
52m
Whitwell is 52 miles west of Brighton and Hove
72m
Whitwell is 72 miles south-east of Bath
74m
Whitwell is 74 miles south-east of Wells
80m
Whitwell is 80 miles south-west of City of Westminster
80m
Whitwell is 80 miles south of Oxford

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