Where is Bridgend?

Bridgend is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, six miles north-west of the town of Brechin, 25 miles north of the major city of Dundee, 61 miles north of Edinburgh, 369 miles north of Cardiff, and 381 miles north of London. Bridgend lies four miles south-west of the Kincardineshire border. Bridgend falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD9 postcode district. The post town for Bridgend is Brechin.

Bridgend on a map

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

Which county is Bridgend in?

Bridgend is in the ceremonial county of Angus, the historic county of Angus, and the administrative county of Angus.

Ceremonial CountyAngus
Historic CountyAngus
Administrative CountyAngus

Where is Bridgend in Angus?

Bridgend is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Angus, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Angus.

Location of Bridgend within Angus

What is the postcode for Bridgend?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bridgend is DD9 7UQ.

Where is Bridgend in DD9?

Bridgend is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DD9 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DD9 postcode district.

Location of Bridgend within DD9

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What is the post town for Bridgend?

The post town for Bridgend is Brechin. Bridgend is in the DD9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Brechin.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bridgend?

The centre of Bridgend is located at position 56.80446° latitude and -2.75998° longitude.

Latitude56.80446°
Longitude-2.75998°

What is the easting and northing of Bridgend?

The centre of Bridgend is located at the grid reference easting 353689 and northing 768361 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting353689
Northing768361

What are the nearest towns to Bridgend?

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

6m
Bridgend is 6 miles north-west of Brechin
11m
Bridgend is 11 miles west of Laurencekirk
12m
Bridgend is 12 miles north-east of Forfar
13m
Bridgend is 13 miles north-west of Montrose
13m
Bridgend is 13 miles north-east of Kirriemuir
18m
Bridgend is 18 miles north of Arbroath
18m
Bridgend is 18 miles west of Inverbervie
20m
Bridgend is 20 miles south-west of Banchory
20m
Bridgend is 20 miles south-east of Ballater
21m
Bridgend is 21 miles north of Carnoustie

What are the nearest cities to Bridgend?

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

25m
Bridgend is 25 miles north of Dundee
35m
Bridgend is 35 miles south-west of Aberdeen
38m
Bridgend is 38 miles north-east of Perth
61m
Bridgend is 61 miles north of Edinburgh
66m
Bridgend is 66 miles north-east of Stirling
72m
Bridgend is 72 miles south-east of Inverness
86m
Bridgend is 86 miles north-east of Glasgow
132m
Bridgend is 132 miles north of Carlisle
134m
Bridgend is 134 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
142m
Bridgend is 142 miles north of Sunderland

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