Hawkesbury Upton
in South Gloucestershire of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.580 and -2.319 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 34' 49" and W -2° 19' 6"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:41 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:05 am and 9:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 3,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2022-05-22 08:17:22

Delve into Hawkesbury Upton

Hawkesbury Upton in South Gloucestershire (England) with it's 991 habitants is located in United Kingdom about 94 mi (or 152 km) west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Hawkesbury Upton is now 03:41 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports close to Hawkesbury Upton, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Bristol Filton Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Blaenavon Industrial Landscape in a distance of 29 mi (or 46 km), North-West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Horton, Luckington, Nettleton, Charfield and Marshfield. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 60 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1002 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 24th of May 2022

15°C (58 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, 25th of May 2022

14°C (56 °F)
10°C (51 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 26th of May 2022

18°C (65 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Broken clouds, fresh breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Old House At Home

Address
5,1 mi
Burton
SN14 7LT Burton,Chippenham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


BEST WESTERN THE COMPASS INN-BADMINTON

Address
5,2 mi
TORMARTON
GL9 1JB Badminton
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Pilgrim Hotel, Hereford

Published: December 02, 2013
Length: 09:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Heaven of the South 2012

Published: May 20, 2012
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Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Matt Bigwood

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Published: August 14, 2012
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Rating: 5 of 5
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Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rossleeshellard

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Length: 14:26 min
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Published: May 06, 2013
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Rating: 0 of 5
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Published: April 27, 2011
Length: 50:28 min
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Length: 00:01 min
Rating: 4 of 5
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Published: November 15, 2010
Length: 31:00 min
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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Lord Edward Somerset

General Lord Robert Edward Henry Somerset GCB (19 December 1776 – 1 September 1842) was a British soldier. He was the third son of the 5th duke of Beaufort, and elder brother of Lord Raglan. Joining the 15th Light Dragoons in 1793, he became captain in the following year, and received a majority after serving as aide-de-camp to the duke of York in the Dutch expedition of 1799. At the end of 1800 he became a lieutenant-colonel, and in 1801 received the command of the 4th Light Dragoons.

Located at 51.5886, -2.33049 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1776 births, 1842 deaths, British MPs 1796–1800, UK MPs 1832–1835, UK MPs 1835–1837, Members of the Parliament of Great Britain for Welsh constituencies, Members of the United Kingdom Parliament for English constituencies, Members of the United Kingdom Parliament for Welsh constituencies, House of Lancaster, Knights Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath, Knights of the Military Order of Maria Theresa, People of the Peninsular War, British Army generals, British Army personnel of the French Revolutionary Wars, British Army commanders of the Napoleonic Wars, Younger sons of dukes, UK MPs 1801–1802, UK MPs 1802–1806, UK MPs 1806–1807, UK MPs 1807–1812, UK MPs 1812–1818, UK MPs 1818–1820, UK MPs 1820–1826, Somerset family, 1st The Royal Dragoons officers, 15th The King's Hussars officers, 17th Lancers officers, 4th Queen's Own Hussars officers, Recipients of the Army Gold Cross

Hawkesbury, Gloucestershire

Hawkesbury is a hamlet consisting of a few cottages around a triangular green, it is also the name of a civil parish in the South Gloucestershire unitary authority in England in which Hawkesbury itself lies, it is located west of Hawkesbury Upton, off the A46 road. The civil parish includes Hawkesbury itself, the larger village of Hawkesbury Upton and the hamlets of Dunkirk, Petty France and Little Badminton. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 1,235.

Located at 51.5886, -2.33049 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in South Gloucestershire

Bodkin Hazel Wood

Bodkin Hazel Wood is a 10.62 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), just south of the village of Hawkesbury Upton in South Gloucestershire, notified in 1974.

Located at 51.5634, -2.31877 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon, South Gloucestershire, Sites of Special Scientific Interest notified in 1974

Hawkesbury Quarry

Hawkesbury Quarry is a 0.25 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Hawkesbury Upton, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1967. The site is notable for containing both the oolitic limestone of the northern Cotswolds, and the fossil-bearing limestone found further south.

Located at 51.5841, -2.33191 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon, Sites of Special Scientific Interest notified in 1967, Quarries in England

Upton Coombe

Upton Coombe is a 7.4 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Hawkesbury Upton, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1989.

Located at 51.5877, -2.30595 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon, South Gloucestershire, Sites of Special Scientific Interest notified in 1989

A433 road

The A433 road is an A road and primary route in Gloucestershire. It starts at a junction with the A46 at Dunkirk, 5 miles north of junction 18 of the M4 and 4 miles northeast of Chipping Sodbury. It then runs for 16.5 miles to a junction with the A429 just west of Cirencester . On its way to Cirencester the road passes the spectacular Westonbirt Arboretum, and runs through the villages of Westonbirt,Gloucestershire, Doughton, Tetbury and to the north of Kemble and RAF Kemble.

Located at 51.5754, -2.3017 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in England, Transport in Gloucestershire

Petty France

Petty France is a hamlet in the rural north of South Gloucestershire, near the Gloucestershire border, in Hawkesbury parish. It is on the A46, which runs from Bath, to Nailsworth and Stroud, just south of another, slightly smaller hamlet, Dunkirk. Previously, Petty France and Dunkirk were known as road accident hotspots. The proportion of fatal and serious accidents was 46%, significantly higher than the average for South Gloucestershire as a whole, which is 12%.

Located at 51.568, -2.309 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in South Gloucestershire

Dunkirk, Gloucestershire

Dunkirk is a hamlet in the rural north of South Gloucestershire, near the Gloucestershire border, in the parish of Hawkesbury. The hamlet is on an important T-junction where the A46 meets the A433. Dunkirk in Hawkesbury parish should not be confused with Dunkirk near Nailsworth, also on the A46 in Gloucestershire, and the site of Dunkirk Mill. The hamlet of Petty France is directly to the south.

Located at 51.577, -2.302 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in South Gloucestershire


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hawkesbury Upton