1. Kirknewton

Where is Kirknewton?

Kirknewton is located in the county of West Lothian, Scotland, four miles south-east of the town of Broxburn, 32 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, ten miles south-west of Edinburgh, 305 miles north of Cardiff, and 331 miles north-west of London. Kirknewton lies just south-west of the City of Edinburgh border, and was historically in the county of Midlothian. Kirknewton falls within the unitary authority of West Lothian. It is in the EH27 postcode district. The post town for Kirknewton is Kirknewton.

Kirknewton on a map

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

Which county is Kirknewton in?

Kirknewton is in the ceremonial county of West Lothian, the historic county of Midlothian, and the administrative county of West Lothian.

Ceremonial CountyWest Lothian
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyWest Lothian

Where is Kirknewton in West Lothian?

Kirknewton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Lothian, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Lothian.

Location of Kirknewton within West Lothian

What is the postcode for Kirknewton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kirknewton is EH27 8AA.

Where is Kirknewton in EH27?

Kirknewton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the EH27 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the EH27 postcode district.

Location of Kirknewton within EH27

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What is the post town for Kirknewton?

The post town for Kirknewton is Kirknewton. Kirknewton is in the EH27 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kirknewton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kirknewton?

The centre of Kirknewton is located at position 55.88737° latitude and -3.42012° longitude.

Latitude55.88737°
Longitude-3.42012°

What is the easting and northing of Kirknewton?

The centre of Kirknewton is located at the grid reference easting 311272 and northing 666937 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting311272
Northing666937

What are the nearest towns to Kirknewton?

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

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Kirknewton is 4 miles south-east of Broxburn
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Kirknewton is 4 miles east of Livingston
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Kirknewton is 7 miles south of Queensferry
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Kirknewton is 8 miles east of Blackburn
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Kirknewton is 9 miles north-west of Penicuik
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Kirknewton is 9 miles east of Bathgate
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Kirknewton is 9 miles south-east of Linlithgow
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Kirknewton is 10 miles south of Inverkeithing
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Kirknewton is 10 miles east of Whitburn
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Kirknewton is 11 miles west of Loanhead

What are the nearest cities to Kirknewton?

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

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Kirknewton is 10 miles south-west of Edinburgh
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Kirknewton is 25 miles south-east of Stirling
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Kirknewton is 32 miles east of Glasgow
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Kirknewton is 35 miles south of Perth
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Kirknewton is 43 miles south-west of Dundee
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Kirknewton is 71 miles north of Carlisle
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Kirknewton is 95 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Kirknewton is 101 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Kirknewton is 105 miles north-west of Sunderland
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Kirknewton is 106 miles north-west of Durham

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