1. Linwood

Where is Linwood?

Linwood is located in the county of Renfrewshire, Scotland, one mile north-east of the town of Johnstone, ten miles west of the major city of Glasgow, 52 miles west of Edinburgh, 307 miles north of Cardiff, and 349 miles north-west of London. Linwood lies five miles south of the Dunbartonshire border. Linwood falls within the unitary authority of Renfrewshire. It is in the PA3 postcode district. The post town for Linwood is Paisley.

Linwood on a map

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

Which county is Linwood in?

Linwood is in the ceremonial county of Renfrewshire, the historic county of Renfrewshire, and the administrative county of Renfrewshire.

Ceremonial CountyRenfrewshire
Historic CountyRenfrewshire
Administrative CountyRenfrewshire

Where is Linwood in Renfrewshire?

Linwood is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Renfrewshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Renfrewshire.

Location of Linwood within Renfrewshire

What is the postcode for Linwood?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Linwood is PA3 3QB.

Where is Linwood in PA3?

Linwood is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the PA3 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the PA3 postcode district.

Location of Linwood within PA3

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What is the post town for Linwood?

The post town for Linwood is Paisley. Linwood is in the PA3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Paisley.

What is the latitude and longitude of Linwood?

The centre of Linwood is located at position 55.84848° latitude and -4.50473° longitude.

Latitude55.84848°
Longitude-4.50473°

What is the easting and northing of Linwood?

The centre of Linwood is located at the grid reference easting 243287 and northing 664534 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting243287
Northing664534

What are the nearest towns to Linwood?

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

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Linwood is 1 mile north-east of Johnstone
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Linwood is 3 miles west of Paisley
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Linwood is 4 miles south-west of Erskine
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Linwood is 5 miles south-west of Renfrew
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Linwood is 5 miles south-west of Clydebank
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Linwood is 6 miles north-west of Barrhead
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Linwood is 7 miles south of Dumbarton
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Linwood is 8 miles south-west of Bearsden
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Linwood is 9 miles south-east of Port Glasgow
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Linwood is 10 miles south-west of Milngavie

What are the nearest cities to Linwood?

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

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Linwood is 10 miles west of Glasgow
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Linwood is 29 miles south-west of Stirling
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Linwood is 52 miles west of Edinburgh
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Linwood is 56 miles south-west of Perth
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Linwood is 73 miles south-west of Dundee
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Linwood is 91 miles north-west of Carlisle
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Linwood is 113 miles south of Inverness
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Linwood is 129 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Linwood is 129 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Linwood is 137 miles north-west of Durham

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