Where is Haroldswick?

Haroldswick is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 45 miles north of the town of Lerwick, 256 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 345 miles north of Edinburgh, and 642 miles north of London. Haroldswick falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Haroldswick is Shetland.

Haroldswick on a map

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

Which county is Haroldswick in?

Haroldswick 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 Haroldswick in Shetland?

Haroldswick is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Shetland, and towards the easternmost extremity of Shetland.

Location of Haroldswick within Shetland

What is the postcode for Haroldswick?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Haroldswick is ZE2 9ED.

Where is Haroldswick in ZE2?

Haroldswick is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the ZE2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the ZE2 postcode district.

Location of Haroldswick within ZE2

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What is the post town for Haroldswick?

The post town for Haroldswick is Shetland. Haroldswick is in the ZE2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shetland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Haroldswick?

The centre of Haroldswick is located at position 60.79154° latitude and -0.83435° longitude.

Latitude60.79154°
Longitude-0.83435°

What is the easting and northing of Haroldswick?

The centre of Haroldswick is located at the grid reference easting 463558 and northing 1212629 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting463558
Northing1212629

What are the nearest towns to Haroldswick?

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

45m
Haroldswick is 45 miles north of Lerwick
146m
Haroldswick is 146 miles north-east of Kirkwall
153m
Haroldswick is 153 miles north-east of Stromness
179m
Haroldswick is 179 miles north-east of Thurso
181m
Haroldswick is 181 miles north-east of Wick
218m
Haroldswick is 218 miles north of Fraserburgh
219m
Haroldswick is 219 miles north of Rosehearty
224m
Haroldswick is 224 miles north of Macduff
225m
Haroldswick is 225 miles north of Banff
225m
Haroldswick is 225 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Haroldswick?

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

256m
Haroldswick is 256 miles north of Aberdeen
259m
Haroldswick is 259 miles north-east of Inverness
310m
Haroldswick is 310 miles north of Dundee
318m
Haroldswick is 318 miles north of Perth
342m
Haroldswick is 342 miles north of Stirling
346m
Haroldswick is 346 miles north of Edinburgh
363m
Haroldswick is 363 miles north of Glasgow
403m
Haroldswick is 403 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
408m
Haroldswick is 408 miles north of Sunderland
415m
Haroldswick is 415 miles north of Carlisle

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