Where is Fettercairn?

Fettercairn is located in the county of Kincardineshire, Scotland, four miles west of the town of Laurencekirk, 27 miles south-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 66 miles north of Edinburgh, 372 miles north of Cardiff, and 382 miles north of London. Fettercairn lies three miles north-east of the Angus border. Fettercairn falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB30 postcode district. The post town for Fettercairn is Laurencekirk.

Fettercairn on a map

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

Which county is Fettercairn in?

Fettercairn is in the ceremonial county of Kincardineshire, the historic county of Kincardineshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.

Ceremonial CountyKincardineshire
Historic CountyKincardineshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Fettercairn in Kincardineshire?

Fettercairn is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Kincardineshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Kincardineshire.

Location of Fettercairn within Kincardineshire

What is the postcode for Fettercairn?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Fettercairn is AB30 1XW.

Where is Fettercairn in AB30?

Fettercairn is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the AB30 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the AB30 postcode district.

Location of Fettercairn within AB30

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What is the post town for Fettercairn?

The post town for Fettercairn is Laurencekirk. Fettercairn is in the AB30 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Laurencekirk.

What is the latitude and longitude of Fettercairn?

The centre of Fettercairn is located at position 56.85157° latitude and -2.57474° longitude.

Latitude56.85157°
Longitude-2.57474°

What is the easting and northing of Fettercairn?

The centre of Fettercairn is located at the grid reference easting 365045 and northing 773496 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting365045
Northing773496

What are the nearest towns to Fettercairn?

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

4m
Fettercairn is 4 miles west of Laurencekirk
9m
Fettercairn is 9 miles north of Brechin
11m
Fettercairn is 11 miles north of Montrose
11m
Fettercairn is 11 miles west of Inverbervie
14m
Fettercairn is 14 miles south of Banchory
16m
Fettercairn is 16 miles south-west of Stonehaven
19m
Fettercairn is 19 miles north-east of Forfar
20m
Fettercairn is 20 miles north of Arbroath
20m
Fettercairn is 20 miles north-east of Kirriemuir
22m
Fettercairn is 22 miles south-west of Portlethen

What are the nearest cities to Fettercairn?

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

27m
Fettercairn is 27 miles south-west of Aberdeen
31m
Fettercairn is 31 miles north-east of Dundee
46m
Fettercairn is 46 miles north-east of Perth
66m
Fettercairn is 66 miles north of Edinburgh
73m
Fettercairn is 73 miles north-east of Stirling
76m
Fettercairn is 76 miles south-east of Inverness
94m
Fettercairn is 94 miles north-east of Glasgow
135m
Fettercairn is 135 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
136m
Fettercairn is 136 miles north of Carlisle
143m
Fettercairn is 143 miles north of Sunderland

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