Where is Farnell?

Farnell is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, four miles south-east of the town of Brechin, 21 miles north-east of the major city of Dundee, 56 miles north-east of Edinburgh, 361 miles north of Cardiff, and 372 miles north of London. Farnell lies six miles south of the Kincardineshire border. Farnell falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD9 postcode district. The post town for Farnell is Brechin.

Farnell on a map

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

Which county is Farnell in?

Farnell 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 Farnell in Angus?

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

Location of Farnell within Angus

What is the postcode for Farnell?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Farnell is DD9 6UH.

Where is Farnell in DD9?

Farnell is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DD9 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD9 postcode district.

Location of Farnell within DD9

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What is the post town for Farnell?

The post town for Farnell is Brechin. Farnell is in the DD9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Brechin.

What is the latitude and longitude of Farnell?

The centre of Farnell is located at position 56.68993° latitude and -2.60894° longitude.

Latitude56.68993°
Longitude-2.60894°

What is the easting and northing of Farnell?

The centre of Farnell is located at the grid reference easting 362799 and northing 755521 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting362799
Northing755521

What are the nearest towns to Farnell?

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

4m
Farnell is 4 miles south-east of Brechin
6m
Farnell is 6 miles west of Montrose
9m
Farnell is 9 miles north of Arbroath
11m
Farnell is 11 miles east of Forfar
11m
Farnell is 11 miles south-west of Laurencekirk
14m
Farnell is 14 miles north of Carnoustie
15m
Farnell is 15 miles east of Kirriemuir
16m
Farnell is 16 miles north-east of Monifieth
16m
Farnell is 16 miles south-west of Inverbervie
18m
Farnell is 18 miles north-east of Broughty Ferry

What are the nearest cities to Farnell?

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

21m
Farnell is 21 miles north-east of Dundee
37m
Farnell is 37 miles south-west of Aberdeen
38m
Farnell is 38 miles north-east of Perth
56m
Farnell is 56 miles north-east of Edinburgh
65m
Farnell is 65 miles north-east of Stirling
82m
Farnell is 82 miles south-east of Inverness
85m
Farnell is 85 miles north-east of Glasgow
125m
Farnell is 125 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
125m
Farnell is 125 miles north of Carlisle
133m
Farnell is 133 miles north of Sunderland

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