Where is Clachan?

Clachan is located in the county of Argyll and Bute, Scotland, 21 miles south of the town of Lochgilphead, 52 miles west of the major city of Glasgow, 93 miles west of Edinburgh, 311 miles north of Cardiff, and 368 miles north-west of London. Clachan was historically in the county of Argyllshire. Clachan falls within the unitary authority of Argyll and Bute. It is in the PA29 postcode district. The post town for Clachan is Tarbert.

Clachan on a map

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

Which county is Clachan in?

Clachan 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 Clachan in Argyll and Bute?

Clachan is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Argyll and Bute, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Argyll and Bute.

Location of Clachan within Argyll and Bute

What is the postcode for Clachan?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Clachan is PA29 6XP.

Where is Clachan in PA29?

Clachan is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PA29 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PA29 postcode district.

Location of Clachan within PA29

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What is the post town for Clachan?

The post town for Clachan is Tarbert. Clachan is in the PA29 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Tarbert.

What is the latitude and longitude of Clachan?

The centre of Clachan is located at position 55.74829° latitude and -5.56261° longitude.

Latitude55.74829°
Longitude-5.56261°

What is the easting and northing of Clachan?

The centre of Clachan is located at the grid reference easting 176510 and northing 656295 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting176510
Northing656295

What are the nearest towns to Clachan?

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

21m
Clachan is 21 miles south of Lochgilphead
21m
Clachan is 21 miles west of Rothesay
23m
Clachan is 23 miles north of Campbeltown
25m
Clachan is 25 miles west of Millport
27m
Clachan is 27 miles west of Largs
29m
Clachan is 29 miles south-west of Dunoon
30m
Clachan is 30 miles west of Ardrossan
31m
Clachan is 31 miles west of Saltcoats
32m
Clachan is 32 miles west of Stevenston
32m
Clachan is 32 miles south-west of Gourock

What are the nearest cities to Clachan?

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

52m
Clachan is 52 miles west of Glasgow
68m
Clachan is 68 miles west of Stirling
93m
Clachan is 93 miles west of Edinburgh
94m
Clachan is 94 miles south-west of Perth
112m
Clachan is 112 miles south-west of Dundee
119m
Clachan is 119 miles north-west of Carlisle
130m
Clachan is 130 miles south-west of Inverness
161m
Clachan is 161 miles north-west of Lancaster
165m
Clachan is 165 miles south-west of Aberdeen
165m
Clachan is 165 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne

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