Grimbister is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, five miles west of the town of Kirkwall, 133 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 211 miles north of Edinburgh, 520 miles north of Cardiff, and 530 miles north of London. Grimbister falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW15 postcode district. The post town for Grimbister is Kirkwall.
Grimbister is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.
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Grimbister is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Orkney, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Orkney.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Grimbister is KW15 1TT.
Grimbister is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the KW15 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KW15 postcode district.
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The post town for Grimbister is Kirkwall. Grimbister is in the KW15 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kirkwall.
The centre of Grimbister is located at position 58.99695° latitude and -3.09774° longitude.
The centre of Grimbister is located at the grid reference easting 337026 and northing 1012722 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Grimbister relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Grimbister to the centre of the town.
Position of Grimbister relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Grimbister to the centre of the city.