Where is Creca?

Creca is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, three miles north-east of the town of Annan, 14 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 64 miles south of Edinburgh, 245 miles north of Cardiff, and 274 miles north-west of London. Creca lies four miles north of the Cumbria border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Creca falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG12 postcode district. The post town for Creca is Annan.

Creca on a map

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

Which county is Creca in?

Creca is in the ceremonial county of Dumfries, the historic county of Dumfriesshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyDumfries
Historic CountyDumfriesshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Creca in Dumfries?

Creca is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dumfries, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dumfries.

Location of Creca within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Creca?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Creca is DG12 6RP.

Where is Creca in DG12?

Creca is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DG12 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG12 postcode district.

Location of Creca within DG12

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What is the post town for Creca?

The post town for Creca is Annan. Creca is in the DG12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Annan.

What is the latitude and longitude of Creca?

The centre of Creca is located at position 55.02117° latitude and -3.2089° longitude.

Latitude55.02117°
Longitude-3.2089°

What is the easting and northing of Creca?

The centre of Creca is located at the grid reference easting 322807 and northing 570294 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting322807
Northing570294

What are the nearest towns to Creca?

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

3m
Creca is 3 miles north-east of Annan
9m
Creca is 9 miles south-east of Lockerbie
9m
Creca is 9 miles west of Longtown
12m
Creca is 12 miles south-east of Lochmaben
12m
Creca is 12 miles south-west of Langholm
13m
Creca is 13 miles north-east of Silloth
14m
Creca is 14 miles north of Wigton
16m
Creca is 16 miles east of Dumfries
19m
Creca is 19 miles north of Aspatria
20m
Creca is 20 miles west of Brampton

What are the nearest cities to Creca?

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

14m
Creca is 14 miles north-west of Carlisle
64m
Creca is 64 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
64m
Creca is 64 miles south of Edinburgh
67m
Creca is 67 miles west of Durham
69m
Creca is 69 miles north of Lancaster
71m
Creca is 71 miles south-east of Glasgow
73m
Creca is 73 miles west of Sunderland
81m
Creca is 81 miles south of Stirling
90m
Creca is 90 miles north of Preston
91m
Creca is 91 miles north-west of Ripon

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