Where is Ancrum?

Ancrum is located in the county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Scotland, three miles north-west of the town of Jedburgh, 45 miles north of the major city of Carlisle, 38 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 280 miles north of Cardiff, and 294 miles north of London. Ancrum was historically in the county of Roxburghshire. Ancrum falls within the unitary authority of Scottish Borders. It is in the TD8 postcode district. The post town for Ancrum is Jedburgh.

Ancrum on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Ancrum
Location of Ancrum within the UK

Which county is Ancrum in?

Ancrum is in the ceremonial county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, the historic county of Roxburghshire, and the administrative county of Scottish Borders.

Ceremonial CountyRoxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Historic CountyRoxburghshire
Administrative CountyScottish Borders

Where is Ancrum in Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale?

Ancrum is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale.

Location of Ancrum within Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

What is the postcode for Ancrum?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ancrum is TD8 6XH.

Where is Ancrum in TD8?

Ancrum is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the TD8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the TD8 postcode district.

Location of Ancrum within TD8

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What is the post town for Ancrum?

The post town for Ancrum is Jedburgh. Ancrum is in the TD8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Jedburgh.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ancrum?

The centre of Ancrum is located at position 55.51368° latitude and -2.5911° longitude.

Latitude55.51368°
Longitude-2.5911°

What is the easting and northing of Ancrum?

The centre of Ancrum is located at the grid reference easting 362770 and northing 624595 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting362770
Northing624595

What are the nearest towns to Ancrum?

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

3m
Ancrum is 3 miles north-west of Jedburgh
8m
Ancrum is 8 miles south-east of Melrose
8m
Ancrum is 8 miles south-west of Kelso
10m
Ancrum is 10 miles north-east of Hawick
10m
Ancrum is 10 miles east of Selkirk
11m
Ancrum is 11 miles south-east of Galashiels
16m
Ancrum is 16 miles south-east of Lauder
16m
Ancrum is 16 miles south-west of Coldstream
20m
Ancrum is 20 miles east of Innerleithen
21m
Ancrum is 21 miles south-west of Duns

What are the nearest cities to Ancrum?

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

38m
Ancrum is 38 miles south-east of Edinburgh
45m
Ancrum is 45 miles north of Carlisle
54m
Ancrum is 54 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
64m
Ancrum is 64 miles north-west of Sunderland
65m
Ancrum is 65 miles north-west of Durham
67m
Ancrum is 67 miles south-east of Stirling
67m
Ancrum is 67 miles south of Dundee
69m
Ancrum is 69 miles east of Glasgow
69m
Ancrum is 69 miles south-east of Perth
102m
Ancrum is 102 miles north of Lancaster

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