Where is Fountainhall?

Fountainhall is located in the county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Scotland, six miles west of the town of Lauder, 50 miles south of the major city of Dundee, 19 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 294 miles north of Cardiff, and 313 miles north of London. Fountainhall lies four miles south-east of the Midlothian border, and was historically in the county of Midlothian. Fountainhall falls within the unitary authority of Scottish Borders. It is in the TD1 postcode district. The post town for Fountainhall is Galashiels.

Fountainhall on a map

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

Which county is Fountainhall in?

Fountainhall is in the ceremonial county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, the historic county of Midlothian, and the administrative county of Scottish Borders.

Ceremonial CountyRoxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyScottish Borders

Where is Fountainhall in Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale?

Fountainhall is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale.

Location of Fountainhall within Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

What is the postcode for Fountainhall?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Fountainhall is TD1 2SY.

Where is Fountainhall in TD1?

Fountainhall is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the TD1 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the TD1 postcode district.

Location of Fountainhall within TD1

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What is the post town for Fountainhall?

The post town for Fountainhall is Galashiels. Fountainhall is in the TD1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Galashiels.

What is the latitude and longitude of Fountainhall?

The centre of Fountainhall is located at position 55.73366° latitude and -2.90887° longitude.

Latitude55.73366°
Longitude-2.90887°

What is the easting and northing of Fountainhall?

The centre of Fountainhall is located at the grid reference easting 343024 and northing 649292 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting343024
Northing649292

What are the nearest towns to Fountainhall?

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

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Fountainhall is 6 miles west of Lauder
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Fountainhall is 9 miles north-west of Galashiels
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Fountainhall is 10 miles north-east of Innerleithen
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Fountainhall is 12 miles north-west of Melrose
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Fountainhall is 12 miles north-east of Peebles
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Fountainhall is 12 miles south-east of Bonnyrigg
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Fountainhall is 13 miles south-east of Dalkeith
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Fountainhall is 13 miles north of Selkirk
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Fountainhall is 14 miles south-east of Loanhead
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Fountainhall is 14 miles south-east of Penicuik

What are the nearest cities to Fountainhall?

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

19m
Fountainhall is 19 miles south-east of Edinburgh
48m
Fountainhall is 48 miles south-east of Stirling
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Fountainhall is 50 miles south-east of Perth
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Fountainhall is 50 miles south of Dundee
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Fountainhall is 53 miles east of Glasgow
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Fountainhall is 58 miles north of Carlisle
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Fountainhall is 73 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Fountainhall is 83 miles north-west of Sunderland
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Fountainhall is 84 miles north-west of Durham
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Fountainhall is 103 miles south of Aberdeen

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