Where is Kelvinhead?

Kelvinhead is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, two miles east of the town of Kilsyth, 13 miles north-east of the major city of Glasgow, 31 miles west of Edinburgh, 313 miles north of Cardiff, and 347 miles north-west of London. Kelvinhead lies just south-east of the Stirling and Falkirk border, and was historically in the county of Stirlingshire. Kelvinhead falls within the unitary authority of North Lanarkshire. It is in the G65 postcode district. The post town for Kelvinhead is Glasgow.

Kelvinhead on a map

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

Which county is Kelvinhead in?

Kelvinhead is in the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire, the historic county of Stirlingshire, and the administrative county of North Lanarkshire.

Ceremonial CountyDunbartonshire
Historic CountyStirlingshire
Administrative CountyNorth Lanarkshire

Where is Kelvinhead in Dunbartonshire?

Kelvinhead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dunbartonshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dunbartonshire.

Location of Kelvinhead within Dunbartonshire

What is the postcode for Kelvinhead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kelvinhead is G65 0QH.

Where is Kelvinhead in G65?

Kelvinhead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the G65 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the G65 postcode district.

Location of Kelvinhead within G65

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What is the post town for Kelvinhead?

The post town for Kelvinhead is Glasgow. Kelvinhead is in the G65 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Glasgow.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kelvinhead?

The centre of Kelvinhead is located at position 55.98418° latitude and -3.99457° longitude.

Latitude55.98418°
Longitude-3.99457°

What is the easting and northing of Kelvinhead?

The centre of Kelvinhead is located at the grid reference easting 275656 and northing 678596 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting275656
Northing678596

What are the nearest towns to Kelvinhead?

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

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Kelvinhead is 2 miles east of Kilsyth
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Kelvinhead is 3 miles north of Cumbernauld
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Kelvinhead is 4 miles south-west of Denny
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Kelvinhead is 7 miles north-east of Kirkintilloch
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Kelvinhead is 8 miles north of Airdrie
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Kelvinhead is 8 miles west of Falkirk
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Kelvinhead is 9 miles north of Coatbridge
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Kelvinhead is 11 miles north-east of Bishopbriggs
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Kelvinhead is 11 miles west of Grangemouth
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Kelvinhead is 11 miles north of Bellshill

What are the nearest cities to Kelvinhead?

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

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Kelvinhead is 9 miles south of Stirling
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Kelvinhead is 13 miles north-east of Glasgow
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Kelvinhead is 31 miles west of Edinburgh
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Kelvinhead is 36 miles south-west of Perth
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Kelvinhead is 51 miles south-west of Dundee
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Kelvinhead is 86 miles north-west of Carlisle
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Kelvinhead is 104 miles south of Inverness
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Kelvinhead is 109 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Kelvinhead is 117 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Kelvinhead is 126 miles north-west of Durham

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