Where is Gartocharn?

Gartocharn is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, four miles north-east of the town of Alexandria, 17 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 52 miles west of Edinburgh, 320 miles north of Cardiff, and 361 miles north-west of London. Gartocharn lies roughly one mile south-west of the Stirling and Falkirk border. Gartocharn falls within the unitary authority of West Dunbartonshire. It is in the G83 postcode district.

Gartocharn on a map

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

Which county is Gartocharn in?

Gartocharn is in the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire, the historic county of Dunbartonshire, and the administrative county of West Dunbartonshire.

Ceremonial CountyDunbartonshire
Historic CountyDunbartonshire
Administrative CountyWest Dunbartonshire

Where is Gartocharn in Dunbartonshire?

Gartocharn is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dunbartonshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dunbartonshire.

Location of Gartocharn within Dunbartonshire

What is the postcode for Gartocharn?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Gartocharn is G83 8RT.

Where is Gartocharn in G83?

Gartocharn is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the G83 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the G83 postcode district.

Location of Gartocharn within G83

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What is the latitude and longitude of Gartocharn?

The centre of Gartocharn is located at position 56.03922° latitude and -4.52934° longitude.

Latitude56.03922°
Longitude-4.52934°

What is the easting and northing of Gartocharn?

The centre of Gartocharn is located at the grid reference easting 242524 and northing 685813 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting242524
Northing685813

What are the nearest towns to Gartocharn?

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

4m
Gartocharn is 4 miles north-east of Alexandria
7m
Gartocharn is 7 miles north of Dumbarton
8m
Gartocharn is 8 miles east of Helensburgh
9m
Gartocharn is 9 miles north of Erskine
10m
Gartocharn is 10 miles north-east of Port Glasgow
10m
Gartocharn is 10 miles north of Clydebank
11m
Gartocharn is 11 miles north-west of Milngavie
11m
Gartocharn is 11 miles north-east of Greenock
11m
Gartocharn is 11 miles north-west of Bearsden
12m
Gartocharn is 12 miles north-west of Renfrew

What are the nearest cities to Gartocharn?

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

17m
Gartocharn is 17 miles north-west of Glasgow
24m
Gartocharn is 24 miles west of Stirling
49m
Gartocharn is 49 miles south-west of Perth
52m
Gartocharn is 52 miles west of Edinburgh
67m
Gartocharn is 67 miles south-west of Dundee
100m
Gartocharn is 100 miles south of Inverness
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Gartocharn is 101 miles north-west of Carlisle
121m
Gartocharn is 121 miles south-west of Aberdeen
136m
Gartocharn is 136 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
145m
Gartocharn is 145 miles north-west of Durham

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