Great Thorness

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Great Thorness
Great Thorness is located in Isle of Wight
Great Thorness
Great Thorness
Location within the Isle of Wight
OS grid referenceSZ452925
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNEWPORT
Postcode districtPO30
Dialling code01983
FireIsle of Wight
AmbulanceIsle of Wight
EU ParliamentSouth 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.