Where is Witherslack?

Witherslack is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, four miles north-east of the town of Grange-over-Sands, 30 miles north of the major town of Blackpool, 119 miles south of Edinburgh, 192 miles north of Cardiff, and 221 miles north-west of London. Witherslack lies four miles north of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Westmorland. Witherslack falls within the district council of South Lakeland, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the LA11 postcode district. The post town for Witherslack is Grange-over-Sands.

Witherslack on a map

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

Which county is Witherslack in?

Witherslack is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Westmorland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyWestmorland
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Witherslack in Cumbria?

Witherslack is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Cumbria, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cumbria.

Location of Witherslack within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Witherslack?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Witherslack is LA11 6RT.

Where is Witherslack in LA11?

Witherslack is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LA11 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LA11 postcode district.

Location of Witherslack within LA11

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What is the post town for Witherslack?

The post town for Witherslack is Grange-over-Sands. Witherslack is in the LA11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Grange-over-Sands.

What is the latitude and longitude of Witherslack?

The centre of Witherslack is located at position 54.24743° latitude and -2.87051° longitude.

Latitude54.24743°
Longitude-2.87051°

What is the easting and northing of Witherslack?

The centre of Witherslack is located at the grid reference easting 343374 and northing 483877 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting343374
Northing483877

What are the nearest towns to Witherslack?

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

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Witherslack is 4 miles north-east of Grange-over-Sands
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Witherslack is 8 miles south-west of Kendal
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Witherslack is 8 miles south of Bowness-on-Windermere
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Witherslack is 9 miles north-west of Carnforth
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Witherslack is 9 miles south of Windermere
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Witherslack is 10 miles east of Ulverston
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Witherslack is 12 miles west of Kirkby Lonsdale
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Witherslack is 12 miles north of Morecambe
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Witherslack is 13 miles south of Ambleside
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Witherslack is 14 miles north of Heysham

What are the nearest cities to Witherslack?

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

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Witherslack is 14 miles north of Lancaster
34m
Witherslack is 34 miles north of Preston
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Witherslack is 45 miles south of Carlisle
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Witherslack is 55 miles west of Ripon
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Witherslack is 55 miles north-west of Bradford
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Witherslack is 58 miles north-west of Salford
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Witherslack is 58 miles north of Liverpool
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Witherslack is 59 miles north-west of Manchester
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Witherslack is 62 miles north-west of Leeds
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Witherslack is 63 miles south-west of Durham

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