Where is Dykehead?

Dykehead is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, seven miles south of the town of Callander, 20 miles north of the major city of Glasgow, 44 miles west of Edinburgh, 326 miles north of Cardiff, and 362 miles north-west of London. Dykehead was historically in the county of Perthshire. Dykehead falls within the unitary authority of Stirling. It is in the FK8 postcode district. The post town for Dykehead is Stirling.

Dykehead on a map

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

Which county is Dykehead in?

Dykehead is in the ceremonial county of Stirling and Falkirk, the historic county of Perthshire, and the administrative county of Stirling.

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyPerthshire
Administrative CountyStirling

Where is Dykehead in Stirling and Falkirk?

Dykehead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Stirling and Falkirk, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Stirling and Falkirk.

Location of Dykehead within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Dykehead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Dykehead is FK8 3JY.

Where is Dykehead in FK8?

Dykehead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the FK8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the FK8 postcode district.

Location of Dykehead within FK8

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What is the post town for Dykehead?

The post town for Dykehead is Stirling. Dykehead is in the FK8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stirling.

What is the latitude and longitude of Dykehead?

The centre of Dykehead is located at position 56.15272° latitude and -4.26048° longitude.

Latitude56.15272°
Longitude-4.26048°

What is the easting and northing of Dykehead?

The centre of Dykehead is located at the grid reference easting 259683 and northing 697861 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting259683
Northing697861

What are the nearest towns to Dykehead?

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

7m
Dykehead is 7 miles south of Callander
8m
Dykehead is 8 miles west of Doune
12m
Dykehead is 12 miles west of Dunblane
12m
Dykehead is 12 miles west of Bridge of Allan
14m
Dykehead is 14 miles north-west of Kilsyth
15m
Dykehead is 15 miles north of Milngavie
15m
Dykehead is 15 miles north of Kirkintilloch
16m
Dykehead is 16 miles north-west of Denny
16m
Dykehead is 16 miles north of Bearsden
17m
Dykehead is 17 miles north-east of Alexandria

What are the nearest cities to Dykehead?

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

13m
Dykehead is 13 miles west of Stirling
20m
Dykehead is 20 miles north of Glasgow
36m
Dykehead is 36 miles south-west of Perth
44m
Dykehead is 44 miles west of Edinburgh
54m
Dykehead is 54 miles west of Dundee
92m
Dykehead is 92 miles south of Inverness
102m
Dykehead is 102 miles north-west of Carlisle
108m
Dykehead is 108 miles south-west of Aberdeen
132m
Dykehead is 132 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
142m
Dykehead is 142 miles north-west of Durham

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