Where is Bankend?

Bankend is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, six miles south-east of the town of Dumfries, 25 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 67 miles south of Edinburgh, 244 miles north of Cardiff, and 279 miles north-west of London. Bankend lies seven miles east of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Bankend falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG1 postcode district. The post town for Bankend is Dumfries.

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

Which county is Bankend in?

Bankend is in the ceremonial county of Dumfries, the historic county of Dumfriesshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyDumfries
Historic CountyDumfriesshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Bankend in Dumfries?

Bankend is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dumfries, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dumfries.

Location of Bankend within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Bankend?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bankend is DG1 4RP.

Where is Bankend in DG1?

Bankend is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG1 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG1 postcode district.

Location of Bankend within DG1

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What is the post town for Bankend?

The post town for Bankend is Dumfries. Bankend is in the DG1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dumfries.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bankend?

The centre of Bankend is located at position 55.00169° latitude and -3.52225° longitude.

Latitude55.00169°
Longitude-3.52225°

What is the easting and northing of Bankend?

The centre of Bankend is located at the grid reference easting 302727 and northing 568518 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting302727
Northing568518

What are the nearest towns to Bankend?

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

6m
Bankend is 6 miles south-east of Dumfries
9m
Bankend is 9 miles south of Lochmaben
10m
Bankend is 10 miles west of Annan
11m
Bankend is 11 miles south-west of Lockerbie
11m
Bankend is 11 miles north-west of Silloth
13m
Bankend is 13 miles east of Dalbeattie
17m
Bankend is 17 miles east of Castle Douglas
18m
Bankend is 18 miles north-west of Aspatria
19m
Bankend is 19 miles north-west of Wigton
20m
Bankend is 20 miles north of Maryport

What are the nearest cities to Bankend?

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

25m
Bankend is 25 miles west of Carlisle
66m
Bankend is 66 miles south-east of Glasgow
67m
Bankend is 67 miles south of Edinburgh
72m
Bankend is 72 miles north-west of Lancaster
76m
Bankend is 76 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
79m
Bankend is 79 miles south of Stirling
79m
Bankend is 79 miles west of Durham
85m
Bankend is 85 miles west of Sunderland
92m
Bankend is 92 miles north of Preston
96m
Bankend is 96 miles south of Perth

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