TN postcode area

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Tonbridge postcode area
TN is located in the United Kingdom
Postcode area TN
Postcode area name Tonbridge
Post towns 24
Postcode districts 40
Postcode sectors 128
Postcodes (live) 22,698
Postcodes (total) 31,063
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The TN postcode area, also known as the Tonbridge postcode area,[2] is a group of 40 postcode districts in England, which are subdivisions of 24 post towns. These postcode districts cover south Kent (including Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge, Ashford, Sevenoaks, Cranbrook, Edenbridge, New Romney, Romney Marsh, Tenterden and Westerham) and northern and eastern East Sussex (including Hastings, Battle, Bexhill-on-Sea, Crowborough, Etchingham, Hartfield, Heathfield, Mayfield, Robertsbridge, Rye, St Leonards-on-Sea, Uckfield, Wadhurst and Winchelsea). Additionally, small parts of TN14 and TN16 cover the southern part of the London Borough of Bromley, while TN16 also covers the village of Tatsfield in Surrey.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area
TN1 TUNBRIDGE WELLS Royal Tunbridge Wells (town centre) Tunbridge Wells[3]
TN2 TUNBRIDGE WELLS Royal Tunbridge Wells, Pembury Tunbridge Wells
TN2 WADHURST non-geographic[4][5]
TN3 TUNBRIDGE WELLS Langton Green, Groombridge, Frant, Speldhurst, Lamberhurst Tunbridge Wells
TN4 TUNBRIDGE WELLS including Rusthall, Southborough Tunbridge Wells
TN5 WADHURST Wadhurst, Ticehurst, Tidebrook, Stonegate Rother, Wealden
TN6 CROWBOROUGH Black Hill, Boars Head, Burnt Oak, Castle Hill, Friars Gate, Mark Cross, Rotherfield, St Johns, Stone Cross, Town Row Wealden
TN7 HARTFIELD Coleman's Hatch, Hartfield Wealden
TN8 EDENBRIDGE Crockham Hill, Edenbridge Sevenoaks, Tandridge
TN9 TONBRIDGE Tonbridge Tonbridge and Malling
TN10 TONBRIDGE Tonbridge Tonbridge and Malling
TN11 TONBRIDGE Penshurst, Hildenborough, Hadlow Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Malling, Tunbridge Wells
TN12 TONBRIDGE Paddock Wood, Staplehurst Maidstone, Tonbridge and Malling, Tunbridge Wells
TN13 SEVENOAKS Riverhead, Dunton Green Sevenoaks
TN14 SEVENOAKS Cudham, Otford Bromley, Sevenoaks
TN15 SEVENOAKS Kemsing, Ightham, Wrotham, Sevenoaks Weald Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Malling
TN16 WESTERHAM Biggin Hill, Tatsfield, Westerham Bromley, Tandridge, Sevenoaks
TN17 CRANBROOK Cranbrook, Goudhurst, Benenden, Frittenden Ashford, Tunbridge Wells
TN18 CRANBROOK Hawkhurst, Sandhurst Tunbridge Wells
TN19 ETCHINGHAM Etchingham Rother
TN20 MAYFIELD Five Ashes Wealden
TN21 HEATHFIELD Heathfield, Broad Oak, Horam, Cross in Hand Rother, Wealden
TN22 UCKFIELD Buxted, Isfield, Maresfield, Nutley, Uckfield Wealden
TN23 ASHFORD Ashford (town centre), Kingsnorth, Singleton Ashford
TN24 ASHFORD Willesborough Ashford
TN25 ASHFORD Challock, Wye, Stowting Ashford, Shepway
TN26 ASHFORD Bethersden, Hamstreet, Shadoxhurst, Woodchurch Ashford
TN27 ASHFORD Headcorn, Biddenden Ashford, Maidstone
TN28 NEW ROMNEY New Romney, Greatstone-on-Sea, Littlestone-on-Sea Shepway
TN29 ROMNEY MARSH Lydd Shepway
TN30 TENTERDEN Tenterden, Wittersham Ashford
TN31 RYE Rye Rother
TN32 ROBERTSBRIDGE Robertsbridge, Rother Rother
TN33 BATTLE Battle Rother, Wealden
TN34 HASTINGS Hastings town centre Hastings
TN35 HASTINGS Hastings, Pett, Guestling, Westfield Hastings, Rother
TN36 WINCHELSEA Winchelsea, Icklesham Rother
TN37 ST. LEONARDS-ON-SEA Hastings (St Leonards) Hastings
TN38 ST. LEONARDS-ON-SEA Hastings (St Leonards, Silverhill, Wishing Tree, North Hastings, Bulverhythe) Hastings
TN39 BEXHILL-ON-SEA Bexhill-on-Sea, Cooden Rother
TN40 BEXHILL-ON-SEA Bexhill-on-Sea, Pebsham Rother

Delivery Offices[edit]

Main delivery offices are located at Ashford, Bexhill, Biggin Hill, Cranbrook, Crowborough, Edenbridge, Heathfield, New Romney, Rye, Sevenoaks, St Leonards, Tenterden, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells and Uckfield. Scale Payment Delivery Offices are located within Post Offices at Appledore, Bethersden, Brabourne Lees, Charing, Egerton, Etchingham, Headcorn, Marden, Robertsbridge, Smarden, Staplehurst and Woodchurch.[6]5ev


TN postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas. BN postcode area BR postcode area CR postcode area CT postcode area DA postcode area ME postcode area RH postcode area RM postcode area SE postcode area
TN postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby BN, BR, CR, CT, DA, ME, RH and SE postcode areas.

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  1. ^ "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. February 2012. Table 2. Retrieved 21 April 2012.  External link in |work= (help) Coordinates from mean of unit postcode points, "Code-Point Open". OS OpenData. Ordnance Survey. February 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2012.  External link in |work= (help)
  2. ^ Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)
  3. ^ Local authority data obtained from OS OpenData Code-Point Open. Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2010 and contains Royal Mail data © Royal Mail copyright and database right 2010, under licence. Local authorities only listed for postcode districts having at least 5% of their postcodes from that authority, to exclude erroneous, fringe and non-geographical cases.
  4. ^ "Non Geographic Codes" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. July 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2012. 
  5. ^ "New sectors and localities to 19 October 2012" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. 19 October 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2012. 
  6. ^