Grimness is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, 11 miles south of the town of Kirkwall, 120 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 199 miles north of Edinburgh, 508 miles north of Cardiff, and 517 miles north of London. Grimness falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Grimness is Orkney.
Grimness is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.
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Grimness is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Orkney, and towards the easternmost extremity of Orkney.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Grimness is KW17 2TH.
Grimness is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district.
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The post town for Grimness is Orkney. Grimness is in the KW17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Orkney.
The centre of Grimness is located at position 58.82748° latitude and -2.91196° longitude.
The centre of Grimness is located at the grid reference easting 347443 and northing 993692 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Grimness relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Grimness to the centre of the town.
Position of Grimness relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Grimness to the centre of the city.