Where is Cottown?

Cottown is located in the county of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, eight miles north-west of the town of Alford, 30 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 96 miles north of Edinburgh, 405 miles north of Cardiff, and 416 miles north of London. Cottown lies five miles south-east of the Banffshire border. Cottown falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB54 postcode district. The post town for Cottown is Huntly.

Cottown on a map

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

Which county is Cottown in?

Cottown is in the ceremonial county of Aberdeenshire, the historic county of Aberdeenshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.

Ceremonial CountyAberdeenshire
Historic CountyAberdeenshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Cottown in Aberdeenshire?

Cottown is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Aberdeenshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Aberdeenshire.

Location of Cottown within Aberdeenshire

What is the postcode for Cottown?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cottown is AB54 4LS.

Where is Cottown in AB54?

Cottown is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the AB54 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the AB54 postcode district.

Location of Cottown within AB54

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What is the post town for Cottown?

The post town for Cottown is Huntly. Cottown is in the AB54 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Huntly.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cottown?

The centre of Cottown is located at position 57.32931° latitude and -2.8194° longitude.

Latitude57.32931°
Longitude-2.8194°

What is the easting and northing of Cottown?

The centre of Cottown is located at the grid reference easting 350762 and northing 826827 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting350762
Northing826827

What are the nearest towns to Cottown?

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

8m
Cottown is 8 miles north-west of Alford
8m
Cottown is 8 miles south of Huntly
14m
Cottown is 14 miles south-east of Dufftown
16m
Cottown is 16 miles south of Keith
17m
Cottown is 17 miles west of Inverurie
17m
Cottown is 17 miles south-west of Aberchirder
18m
Cottown is 18 miles south-east of Charlestown of Aberlour
19m
Cottown is 19 miles west of Oldmeldrum
19m
Cottown is 19 miles west of Kintore
20m
Cottown is 20 miles south-west of Turriff

What are the nearest cities to Cottown?

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

30m
Cottown is 30 miles north-west of Aberdeen
54m
Cottown is 54 miles east of Inverness
61m
Cottown is 61 miles north of Dundee
69m
Cottown is 69 miles north of Perth
94m
Cottown is 94 miles north-east of Stirling
96m
Cottown is 96 miles north of Edinburgh
115m
Cottown is 115 miles north-east of Glasgow
169m
Cottown is 169 miles north of Carlisle
169m
Cottown is 169 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
177m
Cottown is 177 miles north of Sunderland

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