Where is Lanton?

Lanton is located in the county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Scotland, two miles west of the town of Jedburgh, 43 miles north of the major city of Carlisle, 40 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 278 miles north of Cardiff, and 293 miles north of London. Lanton was historically in the county of Roxburghshire. Lanton falls within the unitary authority of Scottish Borders. It is in the TD8 postcode district. The post town for Lanton is Jedburgh.

Lanton on a map

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

Which county is Lanton in?

Lanton is in the ceremonial county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, the historic county of Roxburghshire, and the administrative county of Scottish Borders.

Ceremonial CountyRoxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Historic CountyRoxburghshire
Administrative CountyScottish Borders

Where is Lanton in Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale?

Lanton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale.

Location of Lanton within Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

What is the postcode for Lanton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lanton is TD8 6SU.

Where is Lanton in TD8?

Lanton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the TD8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the TD8 postcode district.

Location of Lanton within TD8

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What is the post town for Lanton?

The post town for Lanton is Jedburgh. Lanton is in the TD8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Jedburgh.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lanton?

The centre of Lanton is located at position 55.48809° latitude and -2.6018° longitude.

Latitude55.48809°
Longitude-2.6018°

What is the easting and northing of Lanton?

The centre of Lanton is located at the grid reference easting 362070 and northing 621752 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting362070
Northing621752

What are the nearest towns to Lanton?

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

2m
Lanton is 2 miles west of Jedburgh
8m
Lanton is 8 miles north-east of Hawick
9m
Lanton is 9 miles south-east of Melrose
10m
Lanton is 10 miles south-west of Kelso
10m
Lanton is 10 miles south-east of Selkirk
12m
Lanton is 12 miles south-east of Galashiels
17m
Lanton is 17 miles south of Lauder
18m
Lanton is 18 miles south-west of Coldstream
20m
Lanton is 20 miles south-east of Innerleithen
22m
Lanton is 22 miles south-west of Duns

What are the nearest cities to Lanton?

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

40m
Lanton is 40 miles south-east of Edinburgh
43m
Lanton is 43 miles north of Carlisle
53m
Lanton is 53 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
63m
Lanton is 63 miles north-west of Sunderland
64m
Lanton is 64 miles north-west of Durham
68m
Lanton is 68 miles south-east of Stirling
69m
Lanton is 69 miles south of Dundee
69m
Lanton is 69 miles south-east of Glasgow
71m
Lanton is 71 miles south-east of Perth
100m
Lanton is 100 miles north of Lancaster

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