Where is Craignure?

Craignure is located in the county of Argyll and Bute, Scotland, ten miles north-west of the town of Oban, 71 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 104 miles west of Edinburgh, 361 miles north of Cardiff, and 411 miles north-west of London. Craignure lies two miles south-west of the Inverness border, and was historically in the county of Argyllshire. Craignure falls within the unitary authority of Argyll and Bute. It is in the PA65 postcode district. The post town for Craignure is Isle of Mull.

Craignure on a map

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

Which county is Craignure in?

Craignure is in the ceremonial county of Argyll and Bute, the historic county of Argyllshire, and the administrative county of Argyll and Bute.

Ceremonial CountyArgyll and Bute
Historic CountyArgyllshire
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute

Where is Craignure in Argyll and Bute?

Craignure is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Argyll and Bute, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Argyll and Bute.

Location of Craignure within Argyll and Bute

What is the postcode for Craignure?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Craignure is PA65 6BE.

Where is Craignure in PA65?

Craignure is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PA65 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PA65 postcode district.

Location of Craignure within PA65

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What is the post town for Craignure?

The post town for Craignure is Isle of Mull. Craignure is in the PA65 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Isle of Mull.

What is the latitude and longitude of Craignure?

The centre of Craignure is located at position 56.47823° latitude and -5.71486° longitude.

Latitude56.47823°
Longitude-5.71486°

What is the easting and northing of Craignure?

The centre of Craignure is located at the grid reference easting 171336 and northing 737977 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting171336
Northing737977

What are the nearest towns to Craignure?

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

10m
Craignure is 10 miles north-west of Oban
17m
Craignure is 17 miles south-east of Tobermory
30m
Craignure is 30 miles north-west of Inveraray
32m
Craignure is 32 miles north of Lochgilphead
33m
Craignure is 33 miles south-west of Fort William
47m
Craignure is 47 miles north-west of Dunoon
50m
Craignure is 50 miles north-west of Gourock
50m
Craignure is 50 miles north-west of Helensburgh
51m
Craignure is 51 miles north-west of Rothesay
52m
Craignure is 52 miles north-west of Greenock

What are the nearest cities to Craignure?

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

71m
Craignure is 71 miles north-west of Glasgow
73m
Craignure is 73 miles west of Stirling
87m
Craignure is 87 miles west of Perth
89m
Craignure is 89 miles south-west of Inverness
104m
Craignure is 104 miles west of Edinburgh
105m
Craignure is 105 miles west of Dundee
145m
Craignure is 145 miles west of Aberdeen
154m
Craignure is 154 miles north-west of Carlisle
191m
Craignure is 191 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
200m
Craignure is 200 miles north-west of Durham

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