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 is in the ceremonial county of Angus, the historic county of Angus, and the administrative county of Angus.
Craichie is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Angus, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Angus.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Craichie is DD8 2LU.
Craichie is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DD8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD8 postcode district.
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The centre of Craichie is located at position 56.61462° latitude and -2.81113° longitude.
The centre of Craichie is located at the grid reference easting 350315 and northing 747266 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Craichie relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Craichie to the centre of the town.
Position of Craichie relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Craichie to the centre of the city.