Where is Knock?

Knock is located in the county of Banffshire, Scotland, five miles west of the town of Aberchirder, 38 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 112 miles north of Edinburgh, 421 miles north of Cardiff, and 431 miles north of London. Knock lies three miles north of the Aberdeenshire border. Knock falls within the unitary authority of Moray. It is in the AB54 postcode district. The post town for Knock is Huntly.

Knock on a map

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

Which county is Knock in?

Knock is in the ceremonial county of Banffshire, the historic county of Banffshire, and the administrative county of Moray.

Ceremonial CountyBanffshire
Historic CountyBanffshire
Administrative CountyMoray

Where is Knock in Banffshire?

Knock is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Banffshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Banffshire.

Location of Knock within Banffshire

What is the postcode for Knock?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Knock is AB54 7LL.

Where is Knock in AB54?

Knock is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the AB54 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the AB54 postcode district.

Location of Knock within AB54

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What is the post town for Knock?

The post town for Knock is Huntly. Knock is in the AB54 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Huntly.

What is the latitude and longitude of Knock?

The centre of Knock is located at position 57.55987° latitude and -2.75316° longitude.

Latitude57.55987°
Longitude-2.75316°

What is the easting and northing of Knock?

The centre of Knock is located at the grid reference easting 355035 and northing 852447 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting355035
Northing852447

What are the nearest towns to Knock?

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

5m
Knock is 5 miles west of Aberchirder
8m
Knock is 8 miles east of Keith
8m
Knock is 8 miles north of Huntly
9m
Knock is 9 miles south of Portsoy
9m
Knock is 9 miles south of Cullen
11m
Knock is 11 miles west of Turriff
11m
Knock is 11 miles south-east of Findochty
11m
Knock is 11 miles south-west of Banff
11m
Knock is 11 miles south-east of Buckie
12m
Knock is 12 miles south-west of Macduff

What are the nearest cities to Knock?

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

38m
Knock is 38 miles north-west of Aberdeen
55m
Knock is 55 miles east of Inverness
77m
Knock is 77 miles north of Dundee
85m
Knock is 85 miles north of Perth
110m
Knock is 110 miles north-east of Stirling
112m
Knock is 112 miles north of Edinburgh
130m
Knock is 130 miles north-east of Glasgow
184m
Knock is 184 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
185m
Knock is 185 miles north of Carlisle
191m
Knock is 191 miles north of Sunderland

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