The location of St. John the Baptist Church
Where is Whittington?
Whittington is a small village about 3 miles east north east of Oswestry on the A495 Whitchurch/Chester Road. It is just under 2 miles east of the A5 London/Holyhead Road.
Saint John the Baptist Church stands at what used to be the junction of two main routes — the old A5 from London to Holyhead and the A495 from Cheshire to Whitchurch and Oswestry. The village area includes hamlets at Babbinswood, Hindford, Park Hall, Berghill and Aston.
Maps showing Whittington
If you would like to see a very detailed map of the area (1:25,000) then click here to go to Streetmap. This will open in a separate window. The church is to the north of the A495 (green road) and just east of th B8609 (the old A5).
If you would like a slightly smaller scale map (1:100,000) showing the surrounding area then click here to go to Streetmap. This again will open in a separate window.
If you would like an even smaller scale map (1:200,000) showing Whittington relative to the major road network then click here to go to Streetmap. This again will open in a separate window.