Where is Glassel?

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 on a map

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

Which county is Glassel in?

Glassel is in the ceremonial county of Kincardineshire, the historic county of Kincardineshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.

Ceremonial CountyKincardineshire
Historic CountyKincardineshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Glassel in Kincardineshire?

Glassel is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Kincardineshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Kincardineshire.

Location of Glassel within Kincardineshire

What is the postcode for Glassel?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Glassel is AB31 4DD.

Where is Glassel in AB31?

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.

Location of Glassel within AB31

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What is the post town for Glassel?

The post town for Glassel is Banchory. Glassel is in the AB31 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Banchory.

What is the latitude and longitude of Glassel?

The centre of Glassel is located at position 57.0792° latitude and -2.56958° longitude.

Latitude57.0792°
Longitude-2.56958°

What is the easting and northing of Glassel?

The centre of Glassel is located at the grid reference easting 365571 and northing 798831 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting365571
Northing798831

What are the nearest towns to Glassel?

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

3m
Glassel is 3 miles north-west of Banchory
12m
Glassel is 12 miles south-east of Alford
12m
Glassel is 12 miles south-west of Westhill
14m
Glassel is 14 miles south-west of Blackburn
14m
Glassel is 14 miles south-west of Kintore
16m
Glassel is 16 miles north-west of Stonehaven
16m
Glassel is 16 miles south-west of Inverurie
17m
Glassel is 17 miles west of Portlethen
17m
Glassel is 17 miles north of Laurencekirk
18m
Glassel is 18 miles east of Ballater

What are the nearest cities to Glassel?

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

19m
Glassel is 19 miles west of Aberdeen
46m
Glassel is 46 miles north of Dundee
58m
Glassel is 58 miles north-east of Perth
68m
Glassel is 68 miles south-east of Inverness
81m
Glassel is 81 miles north of Edinburgh
85m
Glassel is 85 miles north-east of Stirling
106m
Glassel is 106 miles north-east of Glasgow
150m
Glassel is 150 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
152m
Glassel is 152 miles north of Carlisle
157m
Glassel is 157 miles north of Sunderland

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