1. Withnell

Where is Withnell?

Withnell is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, four miles west of the town of Darwen, five miles south-west of the major town of Blackburn, 155 miles north of Cardiff, 158 miles south of Edinburgh, and 182 miles north-west of London. Withnell lies five miles north-west of the Greater Manchester border. Withnell falls within the district council of Chorley, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the PR6 postcode district. The post town for Withnell is Chorley.

Withnell on a map

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

Which county is Withnell in?

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

Ceremonial CountyLancashire
Historic CountyLancashire
Administrative CountyLancashire

Where is Withnell in Lancashire?

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

Location of Withnell within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Withnell?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Withnell is PR6 8RY.

Where is Withnell in PR6?

Withnell is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PR6 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PR6 postcode district.

Location of Withnell within PR6

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What is the post town for Withnell?

The post town for Withnell is Chorley. Withnell is in the PR6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chorley.

What is the latitude and longitude of Withnell?

The centre of Withnell is located at position 53.69292° latitude and -2.55585° longitude.

Latitude53.69292°
Longitude-2.55585°

What is the easting and northing of Withnell?

The centre of Withnell is located at the grid reference easting 363393 and northing 421974 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting363393
Northing421974

What are the nearest towns to Withnell?

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

4m
Withnell is 4 miles west of Darwen
4m
Withnell is 4 miles north-east of Chorley
5m
Withnell is 5 miles south-west of Blackburn
5m
Withnell is 5 miles south-east of Bamber Bridge
5m
Withnell is 5 miles north of Adlington
6m
Withnell is 6 miles east of Leyland
6m
Withnell is 6 miles north of Horwich
7m
Withnell is 7 miles south-west of Oswaldtwistle
8m
Withnell is 8 miles south-west of Rishton
8m
Withnell is 8 miles south-west of Church

What are the nearest cities to Withnell?

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

7m
Withnell is 7 miles south-east of Preston
18m
Withnell is 18 miles north-west of Salford
20m
Withnell is 20 miles north-west of Manchester
26m
Withnell is 26 miles north-east of Liverpool
27m
Withnell is 27 miles south of Lancaster
34m
Withnell is 34 miles west of Bradford
37m
Withnell is 37 miles north of Chester
42m
Withnell is 42 miles west of Leeds
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Withnell is 43 miles west of Wakefield
47m
Withnell is 47 miles north-east of St Asaph

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