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  1. Alloa

Where is Alloa?

Alloa is located in the county of Clackmannan, Scotland, two miles north-west of the town of Clackmannan, 25 miles north-east of the major city of Glasgow, 26 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 322 miles north of Cardiff, and 351 miles north-west of London. Alloa lies just east of the Stirling and Falkirk border, and was historically in the county of Clackmannanshire. Alloa falls within the unitary authority of Clackmannanshire. It is in the FK10 postcode district.

Alloa on a map

Map showing extent of Alloa as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Alloa
Map showing location of Alloa within the UK
Location of Alloa within the UK

Which county is Alloa in?

Alloa is in the ceremonial county of Clackmannan, the historic county of Clackmannanshire, and the administrative county of Clackmannanshire.

Ceremonial CountyClackmannan
Historic CountyClackmannanshire
Administrative CountyClackmannanshire

Where is Alloa in Clackmannan?

Alloa is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Clackmannan, and towards the westernmost extremity of Clackmannan.

Map showing location of Alloa within Clackmannan
Location of Alloa within Clackmannan

What is the postcode for Alloa?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Alloa is FK10 1JD.

Where is Alloa in FK10?

Alloa is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the FK10 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the FK10 postcode district.

Map showing location of Alloa within FK10
Location of Alloa within FK10

What is the latitude and longitude of Alloa?

The centre of Alloa is located at position 56.11602° latitude and -3.79174° longitude.

Latitude56.11602°
Longitude-3.79174°

What is the easting and northing of Alloa?

The centre of Alloa is located at the grid reference easting 288690 and northing 692922 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting288690
Northing692922

What are the nearest towns to Alloa?

Position of Alloa relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Alloa to the centre of the town.

north-west
2m
Alloa is 2 miles north-west of Clackmannan
south
3m
Alloa is 3 miles south of Alva
south-west
3m
Alloa is 3 miles south-west of Tillicoultry
south-west
6m
Alloa is 6 miles south-west of Dollar
south-east
7m
Alloa is 7 miles south-east of Bridge of Allan
north
7m
Alloa is 7 miles north of Grangemouth
north-west
7m
Alloa is 7 miles north-west of Culross
north-east
8m
Alloa is 8 miles north-east of Denny
north
8m
Alloa is 8 miles north of Falkirk
south-east
8m
Alloa is 8 miles south-east of Dunblane

What are the nearest cities to Alloa?

Position of Alloa relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Alloa to the centre of the city.

east
6m
Alloa is 6 miles east of Stirling
south-west
24m
Alloa is 24 miles south-west of Perth
north-east
25m
Alloa is 25 miles north-east of Glasgow
north-west
26m
Alloa is 26 miles north-west of Edinburgh
south-west
39m
Alloa is 39 miles south-west of Dundee
north
91m
Alloa is 91 miles north of Carlisle
south
96m
Alloa is 96 miles south of Inverness
south-west
96m
Alloa is 96 miles south-west of Aberdeen
north-west
116m
Alloa is 116 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
north-west
126m
Alloa is 126 miles north-west of Sunderland

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