1. Cowdenbeath

Where is Cowdenbeath?

Cowdenbeath is located in the county of Fife, Scotland, two miles south-west of the town of Lochgelly, 28 miles south-west of the major city of Dundee, 12 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 320 miles north of Cardiff, and 344 miles north-west of London. Cowdenbeath lies three miles south-east of the Perth and Kinross border. Cowdenbeath falls within the unitary authority of Fife. It is in the KY4 postcode district.

Cowdenbeath on a map

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

Which county is Cowdenbeath in?

Cowdenbeath is in the ceremonial county of Fife, the historic county of Fife, and the administrative county of Fife.

Ceremonial CountyFife
Historic CountyFife
Administrative CountyFife

Where is Cowdenbeath in Fife?

Cowdenbeath is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Fife, and towards the westernmost extremity of Fife.

Location of Cowdenbeath within Fife

What is the postcode for Cowdenbeath?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cowdenbeath is KY4 9QF.

Where is Cowdenbeath in KY4?

Cowdenbeath is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KY4 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KY4 postcode district.

Location of Cowdenbeath within KY4

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What is the latitude and longitude of Cowdenbeath?

The centre of Cowdenbeath is located at position 56.11185° latitude and -3.34404° longitude.

Latitude56.11185°
Longitude-3.34404°

What is the easting and northing of Cowdenbeath?

The centre of Cowdenbeath is located at the grid reference easting 316516 and northing 691824 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting316516
Northing691824

What are the nearest towns to Cowdenbeath?

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

2m
Cowdenbeath is 2 miles south-west of Lochgelly
5m
Cowdenbeath is 5 miles north-east of Dunfermline
6m
Cowdenbeath is 6 miles north-west of Burntisland
6m
Cowdenbeath is 6 miles north of Inverkeithing
7m
Cowdenbeath is 7 miles west of Kirkcaldy
7m
Cowdenbeath is 7 miles south-east of Kinross
7m
Cowdenbeath is 7 miles north-west of Kinghorn
8m
Cowdenbeath is 8 miles south-west of Leslie
9m
Cowdenbeath is 9 miles south-west of Glenrothes
9m
Cowdenbeath is 9 miles north of Queensferry

What are the nearest cities to Cowdenbeath?

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

13m
Cowdenbeath is 13 miles north-west of Edinburgh
20m
Cowdenbeath is 20 miles south of Perth
23m
Cowdenbeath is 23 miles east of Stirling
28m
Cowdenbeath is 28 miles south-west of Dundee
39m
Cowdenbeath is 39 miles north-east of Glasgow
86m
Cowdenbeath is 86 miles north of Carlisle
86m
Cowdenbeath is 86 miles south-west of Aberdeen
100m
Cowdenbeath is 100 miles south of Inverness
104m
Cowdenbeath is 104 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
114m
Cowdenbeath is 114 miles north-west of Sunderland

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