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What point in England is furthest from the sea?

Question #30219. Asked by Linus.
Last updated Aug 25 2016.

Related Trivia Topics: England   Bodies of Water  
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TabbyTom
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Answer has 7 votes.

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The point furthest from the sea in the British Isles is at Grid Reference SK 257144.
This lies just east of Church Flatts Farm, approximately 1 mile south-east of Coton in the Elms, Derbyshire.
See Landranger Sheet 128 link https://www.walklakes.co.uk/os50k_128.html
Source: the Ordnance Survey website: ordnancesurvey.co.uk/search_new/Geo_facts.cfm

link https://www.theguardian.com/notesandqueries/query/0,5753,-63924,00.html
link http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/united-kingdom/articles/Extreme-Britain/



Response last updated by gtho4 on Aug 25 2016.
Mar 19 2003, 10:11 PM
Fosse4
Answer has 4 votes
Fosse4

Answer has 4 votes.
Tabby Tom (beat me to it!)
The point furthest from the sea in the British Isles is at Grid Reference SK 257144.
This lies just east of Church Flatts Farm, approximately 1 mile south-east of Coton in the Elms, Derbyshire.

Mar 19 2003, 10:23 PM
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