Where is Hestwall?

Hestwall is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, five miles north of the town of Stromness, 137 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 213 miles north of Edinburgh, 522 miles north of Cardiff, and 534 miles north of London. Hestwall falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW16 postcode district. The post town for Hestwall is Stromness.

Hestwall on a map

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

Which county is Hestwall in?

Hestwall is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.

Ceremonial CountyOrkney
Historic CountyOrkney
Administrative CountyOrkney Islands

Where is Hestwall in Orkney?

Hestwall is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Orkney, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Orkney.

Location of Hestwall within Orkney

What is the postcode for Hestwall?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hestwall is KW16 3HZ.

Where is Hestwall in KW16?

Hestwall is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the KW16 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW16 postcode district.

Location of Hestwall within KW16

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What is the post town for Hestwall?

The post town for Hestwall is Stromness. Hestwall is in the KW16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stromness.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hestwall?

The centre of Hestwall is located at position 59.02923° latitude and -3.29091° longitude.

Latitude59.02923°
Longitude-3.29091°

What is the easting and northing of Hestwall?

The centre of Hestwall is located at the grid reference easting 325998 and northing 1016514 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting325998
Northing1016514

What are the nearest towns to Hestwall?

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

5m
Hestwall is 5 miles north of Stromness
12m
Hestwall is 12 miles west of Kirkwall
31m
Hestwall is 31 miles north of Thurso
41m
Hestwall is 41 miles north of Wick
84m
Hestwall is 84 miles north of Dornoch
89m
Hestwall is 89 miles north of Tain
90m
Hestwall is 90 miles north of Lossiemouth
92m
Hestwall is 92 miles north of Burghead
93m
Hestwall is 93 miles north of Findochty
94m
Hestwall is 94 miles north of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to Hestwall?

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

113m
Hestwall is 113 miles north of Inverness
137m
Hestwall is 137 miles north of Aberdeen
178m
Hestwall is 178 miles north of Dundee
182m
Hestwall is 182 miles north of Perth
203m
Hestwall is 203 miles north of Stirling
213m
Hestwall is 213 miles north of Edinburgh
222m
Hestwall is 222 miles north of Glasgow
287m
Hestwall is 287 miles north of Carlisle
287m
Hestwall is 287 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
294m
Hestwall is 294 miles north of Sunderland

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