Where is Bimbister?

Bimbister is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, six miles north-east of the town of Stromness, 136 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 213 miles north of Edinburgh, 522 miles north of Cardiff, and 533 miles north of London. Bimbister falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Bimbister is Orkney.

Bimbister on a map

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

Which county is Bimbister in?

Bimbister is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.

Ceremonial CountyOrkney
Historic CountyOrkney
Administrative CountyOrkney Islands

Where is Bimbister in Orkney?

Bimbister is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Orkney, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Orkney.

Location of Bimbister within Orkney

Where is Bimbister in KW17?

Bimbister is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district.

Location of Bimbister within KW17

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What is the post town for Bimbister?

The post town for Bimbister is Orkney. Bimbister is in the KW17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Orkney.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bimbister?

The centre of Bimbister is located at position 59.02691° latitude and -3.17068° longitude.

Latitude59.02691°
Longitude-3.17068°

What is the easting and northing of Bimbister?

The centre of Bimbister is located at the grid reference easting 332894 and northing 1016129 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting332894
Northing1016129

What are the nearest towns to Bimbister?

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

6m
Bimbister is 6 miles north-east of Stromness
8m
Bimbister is 8 miles north-west of Kirkwall
32m
Bimbister is 32 miles north-east of Thurso
41m
Bimbister is 41 miles north of Wick
85m
Bimbister is 85 miles north-east of Dornoch
90m
Bimbister is 90 miles north of Tain
90m
Bimbister is 90 miles north of Lossiemouth
92m
Bimbister is 92 miles north of Findochty
92m
Bimbister is 92 miles north of Burghead
93m
Bimbister is 93 miles north of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to Bimbister?

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

114m
Bimbister is 114 miles north of Inverness
136m
Bimbister is 136 miles north of Aberdeen
178m
Bimbister is 178 miles north of Dundee
182m
Bimbister is 182 miles north of Perth
203m
Bimbister is 203 miles north of Stirling
213m
Bimbister is 213 miles north of Edinburgh
222m
Bimbister is 222 miles north of Glasgow
286m
Bimbister is 286 miles north of Carlisle
286m
Bimbister is 286 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
293m
Bimbister is 293 miles north of Sunderland

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