Where is Dunnichen?

Dunnichen is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, four miles east of the town of Forfar, 13 miles north-east of the major city of Dundee, 49 miles north of Edinburgh, 356 miles north of Cardiff, and 370 miles north of London. Dunnichen falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD8 postcode district.

Dunnichen on a map

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

Which county is Dunnichen in?

Dunnichen 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 Dunnichen in Angus?

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

Location of Dunnichen within Angus

What is the postcode for Dunnichen?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Dunnichen is DD8 2NX.

Where is Dunnichen in DD8?

Dunnichen is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DD8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD8 postcode district.

Location of Dunnichen within DD8

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What is the latitude and longitude of Dunnichen?

The centre of Dunnichen is located at position 56.62833° latitude and -2.80143° longitude.

Latitude56.62833°
Longitude-2.80143°

What is the easting and northing of Dunnichen?

The centre of Dunnichen is located at the grid reference easting 350929 and northing 748785 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting350929
Northing748785

What are the nearest towns to Dunnichen?

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

4m
Dunnichen is 4 miles east of Forfar
8m
Dunnichen is 8 miles south-east of Kirriemuir
9m
Dunnichen is 9 miles south-west of Brechin
9m
Dunnichen is 9 miles north of Carnoustie
9m
Dunnichen is 9 miles north-west of Arbroath
10m
Dunnichen is 10 miles north of Monifieth
11m
Dunnichen is 11 miles north of Broughty Ferry
13m
Dunnichen is 13 miles north of Tayport
14m
Dunnichen is 14 miles south-west of Montrose
14m
Dunnichen is 14 miles north-east of Newport-on-Tay

What are the nearest cities to Dunnichen?

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

13m
Dunnichen is 13 miles north-east of Dundee
29m
Dunnichen is 29 miles north-east of Perth
45m
Dunnichen is 45 miles south-west of Aberdeen
49m
Dunnichen is 49 miles north of Edinburgh
56m
Dunnichen is 56 miles north-east of Stirling
77m
Dunnichen is 77 miles north-east of Glasgow
80m
Dunnichen is 80 miles south-east of Inverness
120m
Dunnichen is 120 miles north of Carlisle
123m
Dunnichen is 123 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
132m
Dunnichen is 132 miles north-west of Sunderland

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