Where is Caol Ila?

Caol Ila is located in the county of Argyll and Bute, Scotland, 29 miles south-west of the town of Lochgilphead, 73 miles west of the major city of Glasgow, 114 miles west of Edinburgh, 325 miles north of Cardiff, and 387 miles north-west of London. Caol Ila was historically in the county of Argyllshire. Caol Ila falls within the unitary authority of Argyll and Bute. It is in the PA46 postcode district. The post town for Caol Ila is Isle of Islay.

Caol Ila on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Caol Ila
Location of Caol Ila within the UK

Which county is Caol Ila in?

Caol Ila is in the ceremonial county of Argyll and Bute, the historic county of Argyllshire, and the administrative county of Argyll and Bute.

Ceremonial CountyArgyll and Bute
Historic CountyArgyllshire
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute

Where is Caol Ila in Argyll and Bute?

Caol Ila is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Argyll and Bute, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Argyll and Bute.

Location of Caol Ila within Argyll and Bute

What is the postcode for Caol Ila?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Caol Ila is PA46 7RJ.

Where is Caol Ila in PA46?

Caol Ila is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PA46 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PA46 postcode district.

Location of Caol Ila within PA46

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What is the post town for Caol Ila?

The post town for Caol Ila is Isle of Islay. Caol Ila is in the PA46 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Isle of Islay.

What is the latitude and longitude of Caol Ila?

The centre of Caol Ila is located at position 55.85297° latitude and -6.11187° longitude.

Latitude55.85297°
Longitude-6.11187°

What is the easting and northing of Caol Ila?

The centre of Caol Ila is located at the grid reference easting 142751 and northing 669845 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting142751
Northing669845

What are the nearest towns to Caol Ila?

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

29m
Caol Ila is 29 miles south-west of Lochgilphead
36m
Caol Ila is 36 miles north-west of Campbeltown
41m
Caol Ila is 41 miles west of Rothesay
46m
Caol Ila is 46 miles south-west of Oban
47m
Caol Ila is 47 miles west of Dunoon
47m
Caol Ila is 47 miles west of Millport
48m
Caol Ila is 48 miles south-west of Inveraray
49m
Caol Ila is 49 miles west of Largs
51m
Caol Ila is 51 miles west of Gourock
53m
Caol Ila is 53 miles west of Ardrossan

What are the nearest cities to Caol Ila?

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

73m
Caol Ila is 73 miles west of Glasgow
86m
Caol Ila is 86 miles west of Stirling
110m
Caol Ila is 110 miles west of Perth
114m
Caol Ila is 114 miles west of Edinburgh
128m
Caol Ila is 128 miles west of Dundee
134m
Caol Ila is 134 miles south-west of Inverness
142m
Caol Ila is 142 miles north-west of Carlisle
178m
Caol Ila is 178 miles south-west of Aberdeen
181m
Caol Ila is 181 miles north-west of Lancaster
187m
Caol Ila is 187 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne

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