Where is Howgate?

Howgate is located in the county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Scotland, eight miles east of the town of Jedburgh, 45 miles north-west of the major city of Newcastle upon Tyne, 47 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 278 miles north of Cardiff, and 289 miles north of London. Howgate lies four miles north-west of the Northumberland border, and was historically in the county of Roxburghshire. Howgate falls within the unitary authority of Scottish Borders. It is in the TD5 postcode district. The post town for Howgate is Kelso.

Howgate on a map

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

Which county is Howgate in?

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

Ceremonial CountyRoxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Historic CountyRoxburghshire
Administrative CountyScottish Borders

Where is Howgate in Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale?

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

Location of Howgate within Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

What is the postcode for Howgate?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Howgate is TD5 8AJ.

Where is Howgate in TD5?

Howgate is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the TD5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the TD5 postcode district.

Location of Howgate within TD5

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What is the post town for Howgate?

The post town for Howgate is Kelso. Howgate is in the TD5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kelso.

What is the latitude and longitude of Howgate?

The centre of Howgate is located at position 55.47558° latitude and -2.34798° longitude.

Latitude55.47558°
Longitude-2.34798°

What is the easting and northing of Howgate?

The centre of Howgate is located at the grid reference easting 378102 and northing 620250 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting378102
Northing620250

What are the nearest towns to Howgate?

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

8m
Howgate is 8 miles east of Jedburgh
9m
Howgate is 9 miles south of Kelso
13m
Howgate is 13 miles south of Coldstream
14m
Howgate is 14 miles west of Wooler
17m
Howgate is 17 miles south-east of Melrose
17m
Howgate is 17 miles east of Hawick
20m
Howgate is 20 miles east of Selkirk
20m
Howgate is 20 miles south-east of Galashiels
21m
Howgate is 21 miles north-west of Rothbury
21m
Howgate is 21 miles south of Duns

What are the nearest cities to Howgate?

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

45m
Howgate is 45 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
46m
Howgate is 46 miles north-east of Carlisle
47m
Howgate is 47 miles south-east of Edinburgh
55m
Howgate is 55 miles north-west of Sunderland
57m
Howgate is 57 miles north-west of Durham
72m
Howgate is 72 miles south of Dundee
76m
Howgate is 76 miles south-east of Stirling
76m
Howgate is 76 miles south-east of Perth
79m
Howgate is 79 miles east of Glasgow
98m
Howgate is 98 miles north of Ripon

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