Where is Gerinish?

Gerinish is located in the county of Western Isles, Scotland, 70 miles south-west of the town of Stornoway, 158 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 187 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 440 miles north of Cardiff, and 498 miles north-west of London. Gerinish was historically in the county of Inverness-shire. Gerinish falls within the unitary authority of Na h-Eileanan an Iar. It is in the HS8 postcode district. The post town for Gerinish is Isle of South Uist.

Gerinish on a map

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

Which county is Gerinish in?

Gerinish is in the ceremonial county of Western Isles, the historic county of Inverness-shire, and the administrative county of Na h-Eileanan an Iar.

Ceremonial CountyWestern Isles
Historic CountyInverness-shire
Administrative CountyNa h-Eileanan an Iar

Where is Gerinish in Western Isles?

Gerinish is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Western Isles, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Western Isles.

Location of Gerinish within Western Isles

What is the postcode for Gerinish?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Gerinish is HS8 5RW.

Where is Gerinish in HS8?

Gerinish is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the HS8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the HS8 postcode district.

Location of Gerinish within HS8

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What is the post town for Gerinish?

The post town for Gerinish is Isle of South Uist. Gerinish is in the HS8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Isle of South Uist.

What is the latitude and longitude of Gerinish?

The centre of Gerinish is located at position 57.35291° latitude and -7.37171° longitude.

Latitude57.35291°
Longitude-7.37171°

What is the easting and northing of Gerinish?

The centre of Gerinish is located at the grid reference easting 77063 and northing 841923 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting77063
Northing841923

What are the nearest towns to Gerinish?

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

70m
Gerinish is 70 miles south-west of Stornoway
71m
Gerinish is 71 miles north-west of Tobermory
93m
Gerinish is 93 miles north-west of Fort William
97m
Gerinish is 97 miles north-west of Oban
111m
Gerinish is 111 miles west of Dingwall
117m
Gerinish is 117 miles north-west of Inveraray
117m
Gerinish is 117 miles north-west of Lochgilphead
119m
Gerinish is 119 miles west of Alness
122m
Gerinish is 122 miles west of Invergordon
122m
Gerinish is 122 miles west of Fortrose

What are the nearest cities to Gerinish?

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

118m
Gerinish is 118 miles west of Inverness
156m
Gerinish is 156 miles north-west of Stirling
158m
Gerinish is 158 miles north-west of Glasgow
163m
Gerinish is 163 miles north-west of Perth
178m
Gerinish is 178 miles north-west of Dundee
187m
Gerinish is 187 miles north-west of Edinburgh
198m
Gerinish is 198 miles west of Aberdeen
242m
Gerinish is 242 miles north-west of Carlisle
276m
Gerinish is 276 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
286m
Gerinish is 286 miles north-west of Durham

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