Where is Heriot?

Heriot is located in the county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Scotland, nine miles west of the town of Lauder, 48 miles south of the major city of Dundee, 16 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 296 miles north of Cardiff, and 316 miles north of London. Heriot lies two miles south-east of the Midlothian border, and was historically in the county of Midlothian. Heriot falls within the unitary authority of Scottish Borders. It is in the EH38 postcode district. The post town for Heriot is Heriot.

Heriot on a map

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

Which county is Heriot in?

Heriot is in the ceremonial county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, the historic county of Midlothian, and the administrative county of Scottish Borders.

Ceremonial CountyRoxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyScottish Borders

Where is Heriot in Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale?

Heriot is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale.

Location of Heriot within Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

Where is Heriot in EH38?

Heriot is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the EH38 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the EH38 postcode district.

Location of Heriot within EH38

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What is the post town for Heriot?

The post town for Heriot is Heriot. Heriot is in the EH38 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Heriot.

What is the latitude and longitude of Heriot?

The centre of Heriot is located at position 55.76492° latitude and -2.9684° longitude.

Latitude55.76492°
Longitude-2.9684°

What is the easting and northing of Heriot?

The centre of Heriot is located at the grid reference easting 339334 and northing 652821 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting339334
Northing652821

What are the nearest towns to Heriot?

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

9m
Heriot is 9 miles west of Lauder
9m
Heriot is 9 miles south-east of Bonnyrigg
10m
Heriot is 10 miles south-east of Dalkeith
10m
Heriot is 10 miles south-east of Loanhead
11m
Heriot is 11 miles north of Innerleithen
11m
Heriot is 11 miles south-east of Penicuik
12m
Heriot is 12 miles north-east of Peebles
12m
Heriot is 12 miles north-west of Galashiels
12m
Heriot is 12 miles south of Tranent
13m
Heriot is 13 miles south of Musselburgh

What are the nearest cities to Heriot?

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

16m
Heriot is 16 miles south-east of Edinburgh
45m
Heriot is 45 miles south-east of Stirling
47m
Heriot is 47 miles south of Perth
48m
Heriot is 48 miles south of Dundee
50m
Heriot is 50 miles east of Glasgow
60m
Heriot is 60 miles north of Carlisle
76m
Heriot is 76 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
86m
Heriot is 86 miles north-west of Sunderland
87m
Heriot is 87 miles north-west of Durham
101m
Heriot is 101 miles south of Aberdeen

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