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Where is Law?

Law is located in the county of Lanarkshire, Scotland, two miles north-west of the town of Carluke, 16 miles south-east of the major city of Glasgow, 30 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 297 miles north of Cardiff, and 331 miles north-west of London. Law lies six miles south-west of the West Lothian border. Law falls within the unitary authority of South Lanarkshire. It is in the ML8 postcode district. The post town for Law is Carluke.

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

Which county is Law in?

Law is in the ceremonial county of Lanarkshire, the historic county of Lanarkshire, and the administrative county of South Lanarkshire.

Ceremonial CountyLanarkshire
Historic CountyLanarkshire
Administrative CountySouth Lanarkshire

Where is Law in Lanarkshire?

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

Location of Law within Lanarkshire

What is the postcode for Law?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Law is ML8 5JA.

Where is Law in ML8?

Law is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the ML8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the ML8 postcode district.

Location of Law within ML8

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What is the post town for Law?

The post town for Law is Carluke. Law is in the ML8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Carluke.

What is the latitude and longitude of Law?

The centre of Law is located at position 55.75066° latitude and -3.88399° longitude.

Latitude55.75066°
Longitude-3.88399°

What is the easting and northing of Law?

The centre of Law is located at the grid reference easting 281847 and northing 652417 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting281847
Northing652417

What are the nearest towns to Law?

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

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Law is 2 miles north-west of Carluke
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Law is 2 miles south-east of Wishaw
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Law is 4 miles east of Larkhall
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Law is 5 miles south-east of Motherwell
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Law is 6 miles east of Hamilton
7m
Law is 7 miles north-west of Lanark
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Law is 7 miles south-east of Bellshill
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Law is 9 miles south-east of Airdrie
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Law is 9 miles south-east of Uddingston
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Law is 10 miles south-east of Coatbridge

What are the nearest cities to Law?

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

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Law is 16 miles south-east of Glasgow
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Law is 25 miles south of Stirling
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Law is 30 miles south-west of Edinburgh
48m
Law is 48 miles south of Perth
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Law is 60 miles south-west of Dundee
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Law is 70 miles north-west of Carlisle
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Law is 104 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
113m
Law is 113 miles north-west of Durham
115m
Law is 115 miles north-west of Sunderland
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Law is 119 miles south-west of Aberdeen

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