Where is Grutness?

Grutness is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 20 miles south of the town of Lerwick, 191 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 280 miles north of Edinburgh, and 580 miles north of London. Grutness falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE3 postcode district. The post town for Grutness is Shetland.

Grutness on a map

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

Which county is Grutness in?

Grutness is in the ceremonial county of Shetland, the historic county of Shetland, and the administrative county of Shetland Islands.

Ceremonial CountyShetland
Historic CountyShetland
Administrative CountyShetland Islands

Where is Grutness in Shetland?

Grutness is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Shetland, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shetland.

Location of Grutness within Shetland

Where is Grutness in ZE3?

Grutness is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the ZE3 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the ZE3 postcode district.

Location of Grutness within ZE3

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What is the post town for Grutness?

The post town for Grutness is Shetland. Grutness is in the ZE3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shetland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Grutness?

The centre of Grutness is located at position 59.87396° latitude and -1.27751° longitude.

Latitude59.87396°
Longitude-1.27751°

What is the easting and northing of Grutness?

The centre of Grutness is located at the grid reference easting 440553 and northing 1110089 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting440553
Northing1110089

What are the nearest towns to Grutness?

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

20m
Grutness is 20 miles south of Lerwick
86m
Grutness is 86 miles north-east of Kirkwall
95m
Grutness is 95 miles north-east of Stromness
118m
Grutness is 118 miles north-east of Wick
119m
Grutness is 119 miles north-east of Thurso
153m
Grutness is 153 miles north of Fraserburgh
154m
Grutness is 154 miles north of Rosehearty
159m
Grutness is 159 miles north of Macduff
159m
Grutness is 159 miles north of Banff
160m
Grutness is 160 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Grutness?

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

191m
Grutness is 191 miles north of Aberdeen
197m
Grutness is 197 miles north-east of Inverness
244m
Grutness is 244 miles north of Dundee
253m
Grutness is 253 miles north of Perth
278m
Grutness is 278 miles north of Stirling
280m
Grutness is 280 miles north of Edinburgh
298m
Grutness is 298 miles north of Glasgow
339m
Grutness is 339 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
344m
Grutness is 344 miles north of Sunderland
350m
Grutness is 350 miles north of Carlisle

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