Where is Bowden?

Bowden is located in the county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Scotland, two miles south of the town of Melrose, 47 miles north of the major city of Carlisle, 33 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 283 miles north of Cardiff, and 299 miles north of London. Bowden was historically in the county of Roxburghshire. Bowden falls within the unitary authority of Scottish Borders. It is in the TD6 postcode district. The post town for Bowden is Melrose.

Bowden on a map

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

Which county is Bowden in?

Bowden 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 Bowden in Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale?

Bowden 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 Bowden within Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

What is the postcode for Bowden?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bowden is TD6 0SS.

Where is Bowden in TD6?

Bowden is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the TD6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the TD6 postcode district.

Location of Bowden within TD6

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What is the post town for Bowden?

The post town for Bowden is Melrose. Bowden is in the TD6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Melrose.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bowden?

The centre of Bowden is located at position 55.56644° latitude and -2.70824° longitude.

Latitude55.56644°
Longitude-2.70824°

What is the easting and northing of Bowden?

The centre of Bowden is located at the grid reference easting 355433 and northing 630536 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting355433
Northing630536

What are the nearest towns to Bowden?

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

2m
Bowden is 2 miles south of Melrose
5m
Bowden is 5 miles south-east of Galashiels
5m
Bowden is 5 miles east of Selkirk
9m
Bowden is 9 miles north-west of Jedburgh
10m
Bowden is 10 miles north of Hawick
11m
Bowden is 11 miles south of Lauder
11m
Bowden is 11 miles west of Kelso
14m
Bowden is 14 miles east of Innerleithen
19m
Bowden is 19 miles west of Coldstream
20m
Bowden is 20 miles east of Peebles

What are the nearest cities to Bowden?

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

33m
Bowden is 33 miles south-east of Edinburgh
47m
Bowden is 47 miles north of Carlisle
59m
Bowden is 59 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
61m
Bowden is 61 miles south-east of Stirling
63m
Bowden is 63 miles south of Dundee
63m
Bowden is 63 miles east of Glasgow
64m
Bowden is 64 miles south-east of Perth
70m
Bowden is 70 miles north-west of Sunderland
70m
Bowden is 70 miles north-west of Durham
105m
Bowden is 105 miles north of Lancaster

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