Where is Melgund?

Melgund is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, four miles south-west of the town of Brechin, 19 miles north-east of the major city of Dundee, 54 miles north of Edinburgh, 361 miles north of Cardiff, and 374 miles north of London. Melgund lies eight miles south-west of the Kincardineshire border. Melgund falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD9 postcode district. The post town for Melgund is Brechin.

Melgund on a map

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

Which county is Melgund in?

Melgund is in the ceremonial county of Angus, the historic county of Angus, and the administrative county of Angus.

Ceremonial CountyAngus
Historic CountyAngus
Administrative CountyAngus

Where is Melgund in Angus?

Melgund is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Angus, and towards the easternmost extremity of Angus.

Location of Melgund within Angus

What is the postcode for Melgund?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Melgund is DD9 6TD.

Where is Melgund in DD9?

Melgund is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DD9 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD9 postcode district.

Location of Melgund within DD9

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What is the post town for Melgund?

The post town for Melgund is Brechin. Melgund is in the DD9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Brechin.

What is the latitude and longitude of Melgund?

The centre of Melgund is located at position 56.69889° latitude and -2.74652° longitude.

Latitude56.69889°
Longitude-2.74652°

What is the easting and northing of Melgund?

The centre of Melgund is located at the grid reference easting 354383 and northing 756601 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting354383
Northing756601

What are the nearest towns to Melgund?

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

4m
Melgund is 4 miles south-west of Brechin
7m
Melgund is 7 miles north-east of Forfar
10m
Melgund is 10 miles east of Kirriemuir
11m
Melgund is 11 miles west of Montrose
11m
Melgund is 11 miles north-west of Arbroath
14m
Melgund is 14 miles north of Carnoustie
14m
Melgund is 14 miles south-west of Laurencekirk
15m
Melgund is 15 miles north of Monifieth
17m
Melgund is 17 miles north of Broughty Ferry
18m
Melgund is 18 miles north of Tayport

What are the nearest cities to Melgund?

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

19m
Melgund is 19 miles north-east of Dundee
34m
Melgund is 34 miles north-east of Perth
40m
Melgund is 40 miles south-west of Aberdeen
54m
Melgund is 54 miles north of Edinburgh
61m
Melgund is 61 miles north-east of Stirling
78m
Melgund is 78 miles south-east of Inverness
81m
Melgund is 81 miles north-east of Glasgow
125m
Melgund is 125 miles north of Carlisle
127m
Melgund is 127 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
135m
Melgund is 135 miles north-west of Sunderland

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