Great Thorness

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Great Thorness
Great Thorness is located in Isle of Wight
Great Thorness
Great Thorness
Great Thorness shown within the Isle of Wight
OS grid reference SZ452925
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NEWPORT
Postcode district PO30
Dialling code 01983
Police Hampshire
Fire Isle of Wight
Ambulance Isle of Wight
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament
List of places
Isle of Wight
50°43′52″N 1°21′41″W / 50.731085°N 1.361370°W / 50.731085; -1.361370Coordinates: 50°43′52″N 1°21′41″W / 50.731085°N 1.361370°W / 50.731085; -1.361370

Great Thorness is a settlement on the Isle of Wight, off the south coast of England.

The hamlet lies near the north-west coast of the island and Thorness Bay. Great Thorness is approximately 4 miles (6.4 km) north-west of Newport. At the 2011 Census the Post Office decreed that the population of the Settlement be included in the civil parish of Calbourne.