Where is Downies?

Downies is located in the county of Kincardineshire, Scotland, one mile south of the town of Portlethen, seven miles south of the major city of Aberdeen, 86 miles north-east of Edinburgh, 387 miles north of Cardiff, and 391 miles north of London. Downies lies three miles south of the City of Aberdeen border. Downies falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB12 postcode district. The post town for Downies is Aberdeen.

Downies on a map

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

Which county is Downies in?

Downies is in the ceremonial county of Kincardineshire, the historic county of Kincardineshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.

Ceremonial CountyKincardineshire
Historic CountyKincardineshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Downies in Kincardineshire?

Downies is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Kincardineshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Kincardineshire.

Location of Downies within Kincardineshire

What is the postcode for Downies?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Downies is AB12 4QT.

Where is Downies in AB12?

Downies is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the AB12 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the AB12 postcode district.

Location of Downies within AB12

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What is the post town for Downies?

The post town for Downies is Aberdeen. Downies is in the AB12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Aberdeen.

What is the latitude and longitude of Downies?

The centre of Downies is located at position 57.04873° latitude and -2.13268° longitude.

Latitude57.04873°
Longitude-2.13268°

What is the easting and northing of Downies?

The centre of Downies is located at the grid reference easting 392049 and northing 795303 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting392049
Northing795303

What are the nearest towns to Downies?

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

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Downies is 1 mile south of Portlethen
7m
Downies is 7 miles north-east of Stonehaven
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Downies is 9 miles south-east of Westhill
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Downies is 12 miles south-east of Blackburn
14m
Downies is 14 miles east of Banchory
15m
Downies is 15 miles north of Inverbervie
15m
Downies is 15 miles south-east of Kintore
19m
Downies is 19 miles south-east of Inverurie
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Downies is 20 miles north-east of Laurencekirk
21m
Downies is 21 miles south of Oldmeldrum

What are the nearest cities to Downies?

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

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Downies is 7 miles south of Aberdeen
52m
Downies is 52 miles north-east of Dundee
67m
Downies is 67 miles north-east of Perth
84m
Downies is 84 miles east of Inverness
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Downies is 86 miles north-east of Edinburgh
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Downies is 94 miles north-east of Stirling
115m
Downies is 115 miles north-east of Glasgow
145m
Downies is 145 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Downies is 151 miles north of Sunderland
152m
Downies is 152 miles north of Carlisle

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