Where is Wreay?

Wreay is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, six miles south-west of the town of Penrith, 20 miles south of the major city of Carlisle, 94 miles south of Edinburgh, 217 miles north of Cardiff, and 242 miles north-west of London. Wreay was historically in the county of Cumberland. Wreay falls within the district council of Eden, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the CA11 postcode district. The post town for Wreay is Penrith.

Wreay on a map

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

Which county is Wreay in?

Wreay is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Cumberland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.

Ceremonial CountyCumbria
Historic CountyCumberland
Administrative CountyCumbria

Where is Wreay in Cumbria?

Wreay is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cumbria, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cumbria.

Location of Wreay within Cumbria

What is the postcode for Wreay?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Wreay is CA11 0LT.

Where is Wreay in CA11?

Wreay is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CA11 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CA11 postcode district.

Location of Wreay within CA11

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What is the post town for Wreay?

The post town for Wreay is Penrith. Wreay is in the CA11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Penrith.

What is the latitude and longitude of Wreay?

The centre of Wreay is located at position 54.60667° latitude and -2.86551° longitude.

Latitude54.60667°
Longitude-2.86551°

What is the easting and northing of Wreay?

The centre of Wreay is located at the grid reference easting 344191 and northing 523844 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting344191
Northing523844

What are the nearest towns to Wreay?

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

6m
Wreay is 6 miles south-west of Penrith
11m
Wreay is 11 miles east of Keswick
13m
Wreay is 13 miles north of Ambleside
15m
Wreay is 15 miles west of Appleby-in-Westmorland
16m
Wreay is 16 miles north of Windermere
17m
Wreay is 17 miles north of Bowness-on-Windermere
19m
Wreay is 19 miles south-east of Wigton
20m
Wreay is 20 miles north of Kendal
20m
Wreay is 20 miles east of Cockermouth
22m
Wreay is 22 miles south-east of Aspatria

What are the nearest cities to Wreay?

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

20m
Wreay is 20 miles south of Carlisle
39m
Wreay is 39 miles north of Lancaster
53m
Wreay is 53 miles west of Durham
56m
Wreay is 56 miles south-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
59m
Wreay is 59 miles north of Preston
63m
Wreay is 63 miles west of Sunderland
63m
Wreay is 63 miles north-west of Ripon
72m
Wreay is 72 miles north-west of Bradford
77m
Wreay is 77 miles north-west of Leeds
81m
Wreay is 81 miles north of Salford

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