1. Lochgelly

Where is Lochgelly?

Lochgelly is located in the county of Fife, Scotland, two miles north-east of the town of Cowdenbeath, 26 miles south-west of the major city of Dundee, 13 miles north of Edinburgh, 321 miles north of Cardiff, and 344 miles north of London. Lochgelly lies three miles south-east of the Perth and Kinross border. Lochgelly falls within the unitary authority of Fife. It is in the KY5 postcode district. The post town for Lochgelly is Lochgelly.

Lochgelly on a map

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

Which county is Lochgelly in?

Lochgelly is in the ceremonial county of Fife, the historic county of Fife, and the administrative county of Fife.

Ceremonial CountyFife
Historic CountyFife
Administrative CountyFife

Where is Lochgelly in Fife?

Lochgelly is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Fife, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Fife.

Location of Lochgelly within Fife

What is the postcode for Lochgelly?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lochgelly is KY5 9RD.

Where is Lochgelly in KY5?

Lochgelly is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KY5 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KY5 postcode district.

Location of Lochgelly within KY5

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What is the post town for Lochgelly?

The post town for Lochgelly is Lochgelly. Lochgelly is in the KY5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lochgelly.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lochgelly?

The centre of Lochgelly is located at position 56.12937° latitude and -3.30992° longitude.

Latitude56.12937°
Longitude-3.30992°

What is the easting and northing of Lochgelly?

The centre of Lochgelly is located at the grid reference easting 318675 and northing 693733 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting318675
Northing693733

What are the nearest towns to Lochgelly?

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

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Lochgelly is 2 miles north-east of Cowdenbeath
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Lochgelly is 6 miles north-west of Burntisland
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Lochgelly is 6 miles west of Kirkcaldy
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Lochgelly is 6 miles south-west of Leslie
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Lochgelly is 7 miles north-west of Kinghorn
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Lochgelly is 7 miles south-east of Kinross
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Lochgelly is 7 miles south-west of Glenrothes
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Lochgelly is 7 miles north-east of Dunfermline
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Lochgelly is 8 miles north-east of Inverkeithing
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Lochgelly is 8 miles south-west of Markinch

What are the nearest cities to Lochgelly?

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

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Lochgelly is 13 miles north of Edinburgh
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Lochgelly is 19 miles south of Perth
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Lochgelly is 24 miles east of Stirling
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Lochgelly is 26 miles south-west of Dundee
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Lochgelly is 40 miles north-east of Glasgow
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Lochgelly is 84 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Lochgelly is 87 miles north of Carlisle
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Lochgelly is 100 miles south of Inverness
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Lochgelly is 104 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Lochgelly is 114 miles north-west of Sunderland

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