Where is Craigton?

Craigton is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, four miles north of the town of Monifieth, nine miles north-east of the major city of Dundee, 43 miles north of Edinburgh, 350 miles north of Cardiff, and 363 miles north of London. Craigton lies three miles north-east of the City of Dundee border. Craigton falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD5 postcode district. The post town for Craigton is Dundee.

Craigton on a map

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

Which county is Craigton in?

Craigton 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 Craigton in Angus?

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

Location of Craigton within Angus

What is the postcode for Craigton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Craigton is DD5 3QN.

Where is Craigton in DD5?

Craigton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DD5 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD5 postcode district.

Location of Craigton within DD5

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What is the post town for Craigton?

The post town for Craigton is Dundee. Craigton is in the DD5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dundee.

What is the latitude and longitude of Craigton?

The centre of Craigton is located at position 56.53468° latitude and -2.7956° longitude.

Latitude56.53468°
Longitude-2.7956°

What is the easting and northing of Craigton?

The centre of Craigton is located at the grid reference easting 351165 and northing 738357 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting351165
Northing738357

What are the nearest towns to Craigton?

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

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Craigton is 4 miles north of Monifieth
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Craigton is 4 miles north-west of Carnoustie
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Craigton is 6 miles north-east of Broughty Ferry
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Craigton is 7 miles north-east of Tayport
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Craigton is 8 miles west of Arbroath
8m
Craigton is 8 miles south-east of Forfar
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Craigton is 9 miles north-east of Newport-on-Tay
12m
Craigton is 12 miles south-east of Kirriemuir
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Craigton is 14 miles north of St Andrews
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Craigton is 15 miles south of Brechin

What are the nearest cities to Craigton?

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

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Craigton is 9 miles north-east of Dundee
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Craigton is 26 miles east of Perth
43m
Craigton is 43 miles north of Edinburgh
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Craigton is 50 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Craigton is 53 miles north-east of Stirling
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Craigton is 72 miles north-east of Glasgow
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Craigton is 85 miles south-east of Inverness
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Craigton is 114 miles north of Carlisle
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Craigton is 117 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Craigton is 126 miles north-west of Sunderland

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