Where is Lochdon?

Lochdon is located in the county of Argyll and Bute, Scotland, eight miles west of the town of Oban, 69 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 102 miles west of Edinburgh, 357 miles north of Cardiff, and 408 miles north-west of London. Lochdon lies four miles south-west of the Inverness border, and was historically in the county of Argyllshire. Lochdon falls within the unitary authority of Argyll and Bute. It is in the PA64 postcode district. The post town for Lochdon is Isle of Mull.

Lochdon on a map

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

Which county is Lochdon in?

Lochdon is in the ceremonial county of Argyll and Bute, the historic county of Argyllshire, and the administrative county of Argyll and Bute.

Ceremonial CountyArgyll and Bute
Historic CountyArgyllshire
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute

Where is Lochdon in Argyll and Bute?

Lochdon is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Argyll and Bute, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Argyll and Bute.

Location of Lochdon within Argyll and Bute

What is the postcode for Lochdon?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lochdon is PA64 6AB.

Where is Lochdon in PA64?

Lochdon is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PA64 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PA64 postcode district.

Location of Lochdon within PA64

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What is the post town for Lochdon?

The post town for Lochdon is Isle of Mull. Lochdon is in the PA64 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Isle of Mull.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lochdon?

The centre of Lochdon is located at position 56.43326° latitude and -5.68938° longitude.

Latitude56.43326°
Longitude-5.68938°

What is the easting and northing of Lochdon?

The centre of Lochdon is located at the grid reference easting 172635 and northing 732892 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting172635
Northing732892

What are the nearest towns to Lochdon?

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

8m
Lochdon is 8 miles west of Oban
20m
Lochdon is 20 miles south-east of Tobermory
28m
Lochdon is 28 miles north-west of Inveraray
29m
Lochdon is 29 miles north of Lochgilphead
35m
Lochdon is 35 miles south-west of Fort William
44m
Lochdon is 44 miles north-west of Dunoon
47m
Lochdon is 47 miles north-west of Gourock
47m
Lochdon is 47 miles north-west of Helensburgh
48m
Lochdon is 48 miles north-west of Rothesay
49m
Lochdon is 49 miles north-west of Greenock

What are the nearest cities to Lochdon?

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

69m
Lochdon is 69 miles north-west of Glasgow
71m
Lochdon is 71 miles west of Stirling
86m
Lochdon is 86 miles west of Perth
91m
Lochdon is 91 miles south-west of Inverness
102m
Lochdon is 102 miles west of Edinburgh
104m
Lochdon is 104 miles west of Dundee
145m
Lochdon is 145 miles west of Aberdeen
152m
Lochdon is 152 miles north-west of Carlisle
188m
Lochdon is 188 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
197m
Lochdon is 197 miles north-west of Durham

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