Where is Frotoft?

Frotoft is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, 11 miles north of the town of Kirkwall, 141 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 220 miles north of Edinburgh, 529 miles north of Cardiff, and 539 miles north of London. Frotoft falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Frotoft is Orkney.

Frotoft on a map

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

Which county is Frotoft in?

Frotoft is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.

Ceremonial CountyOrkney
Historic CountyOrkney
Administrative CountyOrkney Islands

Where is Frotoft in Orkney?

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

Location of Frotoft within Orkney

Where is Frotoft in KW17?

Frotoft is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district.

Location of Frotoft within KW17

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What is the post town for Frotoft?

The post town for Frotoft is Orkney. Frotoft is in the KW17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Orkney.

What is the latitude and longitude of Frotoft?

The centre of Frotoft is located at position 59.13005° latitude and -3.03779° longitude.

Latitude59.13005°
Longitude-3.03779°

What is the easting and northing of Frotoft?

The centre of Frotoft is located at the grid reference easting 340701 and northing 1027487 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting340701
Northing1027487

What are the nearest towns to Frotoft?

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

11m
Frotoft is 11 miles north of Kirkwall
15m
Frotoft is 15 miles north-east of Stromness
41m
Frotoft is 41 miles north-east of Thurso
48m
Frotoft is 48 miles north of Wick
94m
Frotoft is 94 miles north-east of Dornoch
97m
Frotoft is 97 miles south-west of Lerwick
98m
Frotoft is 98 miles north of Lossiemouth
98m
Frotoft is 98 miles north-east of Tain
99m
Frotoft is 99 miles north of Findochty
100m
Frotoft is 100 miles north of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to Frotoft?

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

122m
Frotoft is 122 miles north of Inverness
141m
Frotoft is 141 miles north of Aberdeen
185m
Frotoft is 185 miles north of Dundee
190m
Frotoft is 190 miles north of Perth
211m
Frotoft is 211 miles north of Stirling
220m
Frotoft is 220 miles north of Edinburgh
230m
Frotoft is 230 miles north of Glasgow
292m
Frotoft is 292 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
293m
Frotoft is 293 miles north of Carlisle
299m
Frotoft is 299 miles north of Sunderland

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