Where is Cornquoy?

Cornquoy is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, eight miles south-east of the town of Kirkwall, 123 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 203 miles north of Edinburgh, 512 miles north of Cardiff, and 521 miles north of London. Cornquoy falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Cornquoy is Orkney.

Cornquoy on a map

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

Which county is Cornquoy in?

Cornquoy is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.

Ceremonial CountyOrkney
Historic CountyOrkney
Administrative CountyOrkney Islands

Where is Cornquoy in Orkney?

Cornquoy is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Orkney, and towards the easternmost extremity of Orkney.

Location of Cornquoy within Orkney

Where is Cornquoy in KW17?

Cornquoy is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district.

Location of Cornquoy within KW17

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What is the post town for Cornquoy?

The post town for Cornquoy is Orkney. Cornquoy is in the KW17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Orkney.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cornquoy?

The centre of Cornquoy is located at position 58.88459° latitude and -2.83293° longitude.

Latitude58.88459°
Longitude-2.83293°

What is the easting and northing of Cornquoy?

The centre of Cornquoy is located at the grid reference easting 352085 and northing 999991 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting352085
Northing999991

What are the nearest towns to Cornquoy?

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

8m
Cornquoy is 8 miles south-east of Kirkwall
18m
Cornquoy is 18 miles east of Stromness
32m
Cornquoy is 32 miles north-east of Thurso
32m
Cornquoy is 32 miles north of Wick
82m
Cornquoy is 82 miles north-east of Dornoch
82m
Cornquoy is 82 miles north of Lossiemouth
82m
Cornquoy is 82 miles north of Findochty
83m
Cornquoy is 83 miles north of Cullen
83m
Cornquoy is 83 miles north of Portsoy
84m
Cornquoy is 84 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Cornquoy?

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

110m
Cornquoy is 110 miles north-east of Inverness
123m
Cornquoy is 123 miles north of Aberdeen
168m
Cornquoy is 168 miles north of Dundee
174m
Cornquoy is 174 miles north of Perth
196m
Cornquoy is 196 miles north of Stirling
203m
Cornquoy is 203 miles north of Edinburgh
216m
Cornquoy is 216 miles north of Glasgow
274m
Cornquoy is 274 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
276m
Cornquoy is 276 miles north of Carlisle
281m
Cornquoy is 281 miles north of Sunderland

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