Latitude: 53.695 / 53°41'42"N
Longitude: -2.4681 / 2°28'5"W
OS Eastings: 369191
OS Northings: 422165
OS Grid: SD691221
Mapcode National: GBR CT6Q.G5
Mapcode Global: WH978.2D05
Plus Code: 9C5VMGWJ+2Q
Maidenhead Locator System: IO83sq36
What Three Birds: serin.avocet.pipit
Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.
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BB3 1QB is a large user postcode in Cranberry Fold, Blackburn with Darwen. It was first introduced in October 2006.
'Large User' postcodes are allocated to organisations which receive large amounts of post. Unlike standard geographic postcodes, which cover up to 80 addresses, a large user postcode is unique to a single address.
To the best of our knowledge, the current address of this postcode is:
Lucite International UK Ltd, PO Box 34, Darwen BB3 1QB.
The geographic coordinates assigned to a large user postcode may not necessarily be the actual coordinates of the location to which mail is delivered. If the address is a PO Box, then the coordinates will usually be the Royal Mail sorting office which handles mail for that postcode. In other cases, the coordinates of the postcode may be the headquarters, or registered office, of an organisation rather than the building which receives mail.
Darwen is a town, which had a population of 28,155 in the 2011 census.
BB3 1QB is in the Blackburn travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Blackburn with Darwen Teaching Primary Care Trust.
BB3 1QB is approximately 162m (531ft) above sea level.
Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing BB3 1QB
5a3: Urbanites - Urban Professionals and Families - Families in Terraces and Flats
Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for BB3 1QB
England C1: a town or city, surrounded by populated countryside
Healthy Living Index
9/10 (Very high)
Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index
2/10 (Very low)
Area Retail Diversity Index
Supermarkets near BB3 1QB include Asda, Iceland, Lidl and Sainsbury's. (Source: OpenStreetMap)
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Residents of BB3 1QB are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.
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Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council
Stephanie Brookfield (Labour)
David Smith (Labour)
Brian Taylor (Labour)
United Kingdom Parliament
Rossendale and Darwen
Jake Berry (Conservative)
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