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Where is Kirkurd?

Kirkurd is located in the county of Tweeddale, Scotland, seven miles north-east of the town of Biggar, 35 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 20 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 291 miles north of Cardiff, and 318 miles north-west of London. Kirkurd lies roughly one mile east of the Lanarkshire border, and was historically in the county of Peebleshire. Kirkurd falls within the unitary authority of Scottish Borders. It is in the EH46 postcode district. The post town for Kirkurd is West Linton.

Kirkurd on a map

Map showing extent of Kirkurd as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Kirkurd
Map showing location of Kirkurd within the UK
Location of Kirkurd within the UK

Which county is Kirkurd in?

Kirkurd is in the ceremonial county of Tweeddale, the historic county of Peebleshire, and the administrative county of Scottish Borders.

Ceremonial CountyTweeddale
Historic CountyPeebleshire
Administrative CountyScottish Borders

Where is Kirkurd in Tweeddale?

Kirkurd is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Tweeddale, and towards the westernmost extremity of Tweeddale.

Map showing location of Kirkurd within Tweeddale
Location of Kirkurd within Tweeddale

What is the postcode for Kirkurd?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kirkurd is EH46 7AH.

Where is Kirkurd in EH46?

Kirkurd is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the EH46 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the EH46 postcode district.

Map showing location of Kirkurd within EH46
Location of Kirkurd within EH46

What is the post town for Kirkurd?

The post town for Kirkurd is West Linton. Kirkurd is in the EH46 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of West Linton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kirkurd?

The centre of Kirkurd is located at position 55.68479° latitude and -3.39391° longitude.

Latitude55.68479°
Longitude-3.39391°

What is the easting and northing of Kirkurd?

The centre of Kirkurd is located at the grid reference easting 312458 and northing 644360 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting312458
Northing644360

What are the nearest towns to Kirkurd?

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

north-east
7m
Kirkurd is 7 miles north-east of Biggar
west
8m
Kirkurd is 8 miles west of Peebles
south-west
12m
Kirkurd is 12 miles south-west of Penicuik
west
14m
Kirkurd is 14 miles west of Innerleithen
south
15m
Kirkurd is 15 miles south of Livingston
east
15m
Kirkurd is 15 miles east of Lanark
south-east
16m
Kirkurd is 16 miles south-east of Blackburn
south-west
16m
Kirkurd is 16 miles south-west of Loanhead
south-east
17m
Kirkurd is 17 miles south-east of Whitburn
south-west
17m
Kirkurd is 17 miles south-west of Bonnyrigg

What are the nearest cities to Kirkurd?

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

south-west
20m
Kirkurd is 20 miles south-west of Edinburgh
east
35m
Kirkurd is 35 miles east of Glasgow
south-east
36m
Kirkurd is 36 miles south-east of Stirling
south
49m
Kirkurd is 49 miles south of Perth
south
56m
Kirkurd is 56 miles south of Dundee
north
58m
Kirkurd is 58 miles north of Carlisle
north-west
86m
Kirkurd is 86 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
north-west
95m
Kirkurd is 95 miles north-west of Durham
north-west
96m
Kirkurd is 96 miles north-west of Sunderland
south-west
113m
Kirkurd is 113 miles south-west of Aberdeen