Glassel is located in the county of Kincardineshire, Scotland, three miles north-west of the town of Banchory, 19 miles west of the major city of Aberdeen, 81 miles north of Edinburgh, 388 miles north of Cardiff, and 397 miles north of London. Glassel lies just south of the Aberdeenshire border. Glassel falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB31 postcode district. The post town for Glassel is Banchory.
Glassel is in the ceremonial county of Kincardineshire, the historic county of Kincardineshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.
Glassel is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Kincardineshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Kincardineshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Glassel is AB31 4DD.
Glassel is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the AB31 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the AB31 postcode district.
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The post town for Glassel is Banchory. Glassel is in the AB31 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Banchory.
The centre of Glassel is located at position 57.0792° latitude and -2.56958° longitude.
The centre of Glassel is located at the grid reference easting 365571 and northing 798831 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Glassel relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Glassel to the centre of the town.
Position of Glassel relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Glassel to the centre of the city.