Alexandria is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, three miles north of the town of Dumbarton, 16 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 54 miles west of Edinburgh, 317 miles north of Cardiff, and 359 miles north-west of London. Alexandria lies four miles north of the Renfrewshire border. Alexandria falls within the unitary authority of West Dunbartonshire. It is in the G83 postcode district.
Alexandria is in the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire, the historic county of Dunbartonshire, and the administrative county of West Dunbartonshire.
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Alexandria is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dunbartonshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Dunbartonshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Alexandria is G83 0PB.
Alexandria is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the G83 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the G83 postcode district.
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The centre of Alexandria is located at position 55.98795° latitude and -4.58236° longitude.
The centre of Alexandria is located at the grid reference easting 239008 and northing 680230 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Alexandria relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Alexandria to the centre of the town.
Position of Alexandria relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Alexandria to the centre of the city.