Where is Fern?

Fern is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, seven miles north of the town of Forfar, 20 miles north of the major city of Dundee, 56 miles north of Edinburgh, 364 miles north of Cardiff, and 378 miles north of London. Fern falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD8 postcode district.

Fern on a map

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

Which county is Fern in?

Fern 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 Fern in Angus?

Fern is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Angus, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Angus.

Location of Fern within Angus

What is the postcode for Fern?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Fern is DD8 3QW.

Where is Fern in DD8?

Fern is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DD8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD8 postcode district.

Location of Fern within DD8

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What is the latitude and longitude of Fern?

The centre of Fern is located at position 56.74431° latitude and -2.84675° longitude.

Latitude56.74431°
Longitude-2.84675°

What is the easting and northing of Fern?

The centre of Fern is located at the grid reference easting 348307 and northing 761729 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting348307
Northing761729

What are the nearest towns to Fern?

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

7m
Fern is 7 miles north of Forfar
7m
Fern is 7 miles west of Brechin
8m
Fern is 8 miles north-east of Kirriemuir
15m
Fern is 15 miles west of Montrose
16m
Fern is 16 miles west of Laurencekirk
16m
Fern is 16 miles north-west of Arbroath
17m
Fern is 17 miles north-east of Alyth
18m
Fern is 18 miles north of Carnoustie
18m
Fern is 18 miles north of Monifieth
19m
Fern is 19 miles north of Broughty Ferry

What are the nearest cities to Fern?

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

20m
Fern is 20 miles north of Dundee
33m
Fern is 33 miles north-east of Perth
40m
Fern is 40 miles south-west of Aberdeen
56m
Fern is 56 miles north of Edinburgh
60m
Fern is 60 miles north-east of Stirling
73m
Fern is 73 miles south-east of Inverness
81m
Fern is 81 miles north-east of Glasgow
128m
Fern is 128 miles north of Carlisle
131m
Fern is 131 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
140m
Fern is 140 miles north-west of Sunderland

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