1. Bo'ness

Where is Bo'ness?

Bo'ness is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, three miles north of the town of Linlithgow, 27 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 17 miles west of Edinburgh, 314 miles north of Cardiff, and 342 miles north-west of London. Bo'ness lies roughly one mile north of the West Lothian border, and was historically in the county of West Lothian. Bo'ness falls within the unitary authority of Falkirk. It is in the EH51 postcode district. The post town for Bo'ness is Bo'ness.

Bo'ness on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Bo'ness
Location of Bo'ness within the UK

Which county is Bo'ness in?

Bo'ness is in the ceremonial county of Stirling and Falkirk, the historic county of West Lothian, and the administrative county of Falkirk.

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyWest Lothian
Administrative CountyFalkirk

Where is Bo'ness in Stirling and Falkirk?

Bo'ness is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk, and towards the easternmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk.

Location of Bo'ness within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Bo'ness?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bo'ness is EH51 9NG.

Where is Bo'ness in EH51?

Bo'ness is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the EH51 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the EH51 postcode district.

Location of Bo'ness within EH51

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What is the post town for Bo'ness?

The post town for Bo'ness is Bo'ness. Bo'ness is in the EH51 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bo'ness.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bo'ness?

The centre of Bo'ness is located at position 56.01756° latitude and -3.60545° longitude.

Latitude56.01756°
Longitude-3.60545°

What is the easting and northing of Bo'ness?

The centre of Bo'ness is located at the grid reference easting 300017 and northing 681678 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting300017
Northing681678

What are the nearest towns to Bo'ness?

Position of Bo'ness relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Bo'ness to the centre of the town.

3m
Bo'ness is 3 miles north of Linlithgow
3m
Bo'ness is 3 miles south of Culross
5m
Bo'ness is 5 miles east of Grangemouth
7m
Bo'ness is 7 miles south-west of Dunfermline
7m
Bo'ness is 7 miles east of Falkirk
8m
Bo'ness is 8 miles north-west of Broxburn
8m
Bo'ness is 8 miles west of Queensferry
8m
Bo'ness is 8 miles west of Inverkeithing
8m
Bo'ness is 8 miles north of Bathgate
8m
Bo'ness is 8 miles south-east of Clackmannan

What are the nearest cities to Bo'ness?

Position of Bo'ness relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Bo'ness to the centre of the city.

14m
Bo'ness is 14 miles south-east of Stirling
17m
Bo'ness is 17 miles west of Edinburgh
27m
Bo'ness is 27 miles east of Glasgow
27m
Bo'ness is 27 miles south of Perth
39m
Bo'ness is 39 miles south-west of Dundee
82m
Bo'ness is 82 miles north of Carlisle
97m
Bo'ness is 97 miles south-west of Aberdeen
104m
Bo'ness is 104 miles south of Inverness
106m
Bo'ness is 106 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
117m
Bo'ness is 117 miles north-west of Sunderland

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