Where is Drum?

Drum is located in the county of Banffshire, Scotland, one mile east of the town of Keith, 42 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 110 miles north of Edinburgh, 419 miles north of Cardiff, and 432 miles north of London. Drum lies two miles north-west of the Aberdeenshire border. Drum falls within the unitary authority of Moray. It is in the AB55 postcode district. The post town for Drum is Keith.

Drum on a map

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

Which county is Drum in?

Drum is in the ceremonial county of Banffshire, the historic county of Banffshire, and the administrative county of Moray.

Ceremonial CountyBanffshire
Historic CountyBanffshire
Administrative CountyMoray

Where is Drum in Banffshire?

Drum is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Banffshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Banffshire.

Location of Drum within Banffshire

What is the postcode for Drum?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Drum is AB55 5NP.

Where is Drum in AB55?

Drum is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the AB55 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the AB55 postcode district.

Location of Drum within AB55

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What is the post town for Drum?

The post town for Drum is Keith. Drum is in the AB55 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Keith.

What is the latitude and longitude of Drum?

The centre of Drum is located at position 57.54315° latitude and -2.93479° longitude.

Latitude57.54315°
Longitude-2.93479°

What is the easting and northing of Drum?

The centre of Drum is located at the grid reference easting 344142 and northing 850721 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting344142
Northing850721

What are the nearest towns to Drum?

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

1m
Drum is 1 mile east of Keith
9m
Drum is 9 miles north-west of Huntly
9m
Drum is 9 miles south of Buckie
10m
Drum is 10 miles north-east of Dufftown
10m
Drum is 10 miles east of Rothes
11m
Drum is 11 miles south of Findochty
11m
Drum is 11 miles south-west of Cullen
11m
Drum is 11 miles west of Aberchirder
12m
Drum is 12 miles north-east of Charlestown of Aberlour
13m
Drum is 13 miles south-west of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Drum?

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

42m
Drum is 42 miles north-west of Aberdeen
48m
Drum is 48 miles east of Inverness
75m
Drum is 75 miles north of Dundee
82m
Drum is 82 miles north of Perth
106m
Drum is 106 miles north of Stirling
110m
Drum is 110 miles north of Edinburgh
126m
Drum is 126 miles north-east of Glasgow
183m
Drum is 183 miles north of Carlisle
185m
Drum is 185 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
192m
Drum is 192 miles north of Sunderland

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