Where is Bankshill?

Bankshill is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, three miles east of the town of Lockerbie, 21 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 57 miles south of Edinburgh, 252 miles north of Cardiff, and 281 miles north-west of London. Bankshill was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Bankshill falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG11 postcode district. The post town for Bankshill is Lockerbie.

Bankshill on a map

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

Which county is Bankshill in?

Bankshill 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 Bankshill in Dumfries?

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

Location of Bankshill within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Bankshill?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bankshill is DG11 2QA.

Where is Bankshill in DG11?

Bankshill is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG11 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG11 postcode district.

Location of Bankshill within DG11

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What is the post town for Bankshill?

The post town for Bankshill is Lockerbie. Bankshill is in the DG11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lockerbie.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bankshill?

The centre of Bankshill is located at position 55.12545° latitude and -3.26909° longitude.

Latitude55.12545°
Longitude-3.26909°

What is the easting and northing of Bankshill?

The centre of Bankshill is located at the grid reference easting 319170 and northing 581966 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting319170
Northing581966

What are the nearest towns to Bankshill?

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

3m
Bankshill is 3 miles east of Lockerbie
7m
Bankshill is 7 miles east of Lochmaben
10m
Bankshill is 10 miles north of Annan
11m
Bankshill is 11 miles west of Langholm
14m
Bankshill is 14 miles east of Dumfries
14m
Bankshill is 14 miles north-west of Longtown
16m
Bankshill is 16 miles south-east of Moffat
18m
Bankshill is 18 miles north of Silloth
21m
Bankshill is 21 miles north of Wigton
25m
Bankshill is 25 miles north-west of Brampton

What are the nearest cities to Bankshill?

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

21m
Bankshill is 21 miles north-west of Carlisle
57m
Bankshill is 57 miles south of Edinburgh
64m
Bankshill is 64 miles south-east of Glasgow
67m
Bankshill is 67 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
71m
Bankshill is 71 miles west of Durham
73m
Bankshill is 73 miles south of Stirling
77m
Bankshill is 77 miles west of Sunderland
77m
Bankshill is 77 miles north of Lancaster
88m
Bankshill is 88 miles south of Perth
93m
Bankshill is 93 miles south of Dundee

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