Where is Craichie?

Craichie is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, four miles south-east of the town of Forfar, 12 miles north-east of the major city of Dundee, 48 miles north of Edinburgh, 355 miles north of Cardiff, and 369 miles north of London. Craichie falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD8 postcode district.

Craichie on a map

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

Which county is Craichie in?

Craichie is in the ceremonial county of Angus, the historic county of Angus, and the administrative county of Angus.

Ceremonial CountyAngus
Historic CountyAngus
Administrative CountyAngus

Where is Craichie in Angus?

Craichie is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Angus, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Angus.

Location of Craichie within Angus

What is the postcode for Craichie?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Craichie is DD8 2LU.

Where is Craichie in DD8?

Craichie is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DD8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD8 postcode district.

Location of Craichie within DD8

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What is the latitude and longitude of Craichie?

The centre of Craichie is located at position 56.61462° latitude and -2.81113° longitude.

Latitude56.61462°
Longitude-2.81113°

What is the easting and northing of Craichie?

The centre of Craichie is located at the grid reference easting 350315 and northing 747266 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting350315
Northing747266

What are the nearest towns to Craichie?

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

4m
Craichie is 4 miles south-east of Forfar
8m
Craichie is 8 miles south-east of Kirriemuir
9m
Craichie is 9 miles north-west of Carnoustie
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Craichie is 9 miles north of Monifieth
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Craichie is 9 miles north-west of Arbroath
10m
Craichie is 10 miles south-west of Brechin
10m
Craichie is 10 miles north of Broughty Ferry
12m
Craichie is 12 miles north of Tayport
13m
Craichie is 13 miles north-east of Newport-on-Tay
15m
Craichie is 15 miles south-west of Montrose

What are the nearest cities to Craichie?

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

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Craichie is 12 miles north-east of Dundee
28m
Craichie is 28 miles north-east of Perth
46m
Craichie is 46 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Craichie is 48 miles north of Edinburgh
55m
Craichie is 55 miles north-east of Stirling
76m
Craichie is 76 miles north-east of Glasgow
80m
Craichie is 80 miles south-east of Inverness
119m
Craichie is 119 miles north of Carlisle
122m
Craichie is 122 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
131m
Craichie is 131 miles north-west of Sunderland

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