Where is Carrick Castle?

Carrick Castle is located in the county of Argyll and Bute, Scotland, ten miles north-west of the town of Helensburgh, 31 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 68 miles west of Edinburgh, 328 miles north of Cardiff, and 373 miles north-west of London. Carrick Castle lies three miles west of the Dunbartonshire border, and was historically in the county of Argyllshire. Carrick Castle falls within the unitary authority of Argyll and Bute. It is in the PA24 postcode district. The post town for Carrick Castle is Cairndow.

Carrick Castle on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Carrick Castle
Location of Carrick Castle within the UK

Which county is Carrick Castle in?

Carrick Castle 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 Carrick Castle in Argyll and Bute?

Carrick Castle is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Argyll and Bute, and towards the easternmost extremity of Argyll and Bute.

Location of Carrick Castle within Argyll and Bute

What is the postcode for Carrick Castle?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Carrick Castle is PA24 8AF.

Where is Carrick Castle in PA24?

Carrick Castle is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the PA24 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PA24 postcode district.

Location of Carrick Castle within PA24

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What is the post town for Carrick Castle?

The post town for Carrick Castle is Cairndow. Carrick Castle is in the PA24 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Cairndow.

What is the latitude and longitude of Carrick Castle?

The centre of Carrick Castle is located at position 56.11423° latitude and -4.90944° longitude.

Latitude56.11423°
Longitude-4.90944°

What is the easting and northing of Carrick Castle?

The centre of Carrick Castle is located at the grid reference easting 219203 and northing 695090 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting219203
Northing695090

What are the nearest towns to Carrick Castle?

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

10m
Carrick Castle is 10 miles north-west of Helensburgh
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Carrick Castle is 10 miles south-east of Inveraray
11m
Carrick Castle is 11 miles north of Dunoon
11m
Carrick Castle is 11 miles north of Gourock
13m
Carrick Castle is 13 miles north-west of Greenock
15m
Carrick Castle is 15 miles north-west of Port Glasgow
15m
Carrick Castle is 15 miles north-west of Alexandria
18m
Carrick Castle is 18 miles north-west of Dumbarton
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Carrick Castle is 20 miles north of Rothesay
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Carrick Castle is 21 miles east of Lochgilphead

What are the nearest cities to Carrick Castle?

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

31m
Carrick Castle is 31 miles north-west of Glasgow
38m
Carrick Castle is 38 miles west of Stirling
60m
Carrick Castle is 60 miles west of Perth
68m
Carrick Castle is 68 miles west of Edinburgh
78m
Carrick Castle is 78 miles west of Dundee
98m
Carrick Castle is 98 miles south of Inverness
115m
Carrick Castle is 115 miles north-west of Carlisle
129m
Carrick Castle is 129 miles south-west of Aberdeen
151m
Carrick Castle is 151 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
160m
Carrick Castle is 160 miles north-west of Durham

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