1. Worthington

Where is Worthington?

Worthington is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, one mile east of the town of Standish, three miles north of the major town of Wigan, 147 miles north of Cardiff, 165 miles south of Edinburgh, and 178 miles north-west of London. Worthington lies just south of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Lancashire. Worthington falls within the metropolitan district council of Wigan. It is in the WN1 postcode district. The post town for Worthington is Wigan.

Worthington on a map

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

Which county is Worthington in?

Worthington is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyLancashire

Where is Worthington in Greater Manchester?

Worthington is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Greater Manchester, and towards the westernmost extremity of Greater Manchester.

Location of Worthington within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Worthington?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Worthington is WN1 2TF.

Where is Worthington in WN1?

Worthington is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the WN1 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the WN1 postcode district.

Location of Worthington within WN1

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What is the post town for Worthington?

The post town for Worthington is Wigan. Worthington is in the WN1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wigan.

What is the latitude and longitude of Worthington?

The centre of Worthington is located at position 53.58382° latitude and -2.63788° longitude.

Latitude53.58382°
Longitude-2.63788°

What is the easting and northing of Worthington?

The centre of Worthington is located at the grid reference easting 357868 and northing 409882 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting357868
Northing409882

What are the nearest towns to Worthington?

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

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Worthington is 1 mile east of Standish
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Worthington is 3 miles north of Wigan
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Worthington is 3 miles south-west of Adlington
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Worthington is 3 miles north of Ince-in-Makerfield
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Worthington is 4 miles west of Horwich
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Worthington is 4 miles north-west of Hindley
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Worthington is 5 miles south of Chorley
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Worthington is 5 miles north-west of Westhoughton
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Worthington is 6 miles east of Skelmersdale
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Worthington is 7 miles north of Ashton-in-Makerfield

What are the nearest cities to Worthington?

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

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Worthington is 12 miles south of Preston
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Worthington is 16 miles north-west of Salford
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Worthington is 18 miles north-west of Manchester
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Worthington is 19 miles north-east of Liverpool
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Worthington is 29 miles north of Chester
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Worthington is 33 miles south of Lancaster
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Worthington is 39 miles west of Bradford
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Worthington is 40 miles north-east of St Asaph
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Worthington is 43 miles north-west of Stoke-on-Trent
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Worthington is 47 miles west of Leeds

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