1. Kirriemuir

Where is Kirriemuir?

Kirriemuir is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, five miles north-west of the town of Forfar, 15 miles north of the major city of Dundee, 50 miles north of Edinburgh, 359 miles north of Cardiff, and 375 miles north of London. Kirriemuir lies five miles east of the Perth and Kinross border. Kirriemuir falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD8 postcode district.

Kirriemuir on a map

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

Which county is Kirriemuir in?

Kirriemuir is in the ceremonial county of Angus, the historic county of Angus, and the administrative county of Angus.

Ceremonial CountyAngus
Historic CountyAngus
Administrative CountyAngus

Where is Kirriemuir in Angus?

Kirriemuir is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Angus, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Angus.

Location of Kirriemuir within Angus

What is the postcode for Kirriemuir?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kirriemuir is DD8 4EG.

Where is Kirriemuir in DD8?

Kirriemuir is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DD8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DD8 postcode district.

Location of Kirriemuir within DD8

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What is the latitude and longitude of Kirriemuir?

The centre of Kirriemuir is located at position 56.67312° latitude and -3.00447° longitude.

Latitude56.67312°
Longitude-3.00447°

What is the easting and northing of Kirriemuir?

The centre of Kirriemuir is located at the grid reference easting 338545 and northing 753935 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting338545
Northing753935

What are the nearest towns to Kirriemuir?

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

5m
Kirriemuir is 5 miles north-west of Forfar
9m
Kirriemuir is 9 miles east of Alyth
13m
Kirriemuir is 13 miles north-east of Coupar Angus
14m
Kirriemuir is 14 miles west of Brechin
14m
Kirriemuir is 14 miles north-east of Blairgowrie and Rattray
15m
Kirriemuir is 15 miles north-west of Monifieth
15m
Kirriemuir is 15 miles north of Broughty Ferry
16m
Kirriemuir is 16 miles north of Newport-on-Tay
16m
Kirriemuir is 16 miles north-west of Carnoustie
16m
Kirriemuir is 16 miles north of Tayport

What are the nearest cities to Kirriemuir?

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

15m
Kirriemuir is 15 miles north of Dundee
25m
Kirriemuir is 25 miles north-east of Perth
48m
Kirriemuir is 48 miles south-west of Aberdeen
50m
Kirriemuir is 50 miles north of Edinburgh
53m
Kirriemuir is 53 miles north-east of Stirling
72m
Kirriemuir is 72 miles south-east of Inverness
73m
Kirriemuir is 73 miles north-east of Glasgow
123m
Kirriemuir is 123 miles north of Carlisle
129m
Kirriemuir is 129 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
138m
Kirriemuir is 138 miles north-west of Sunderland

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