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Where is Mossend?

Mossend is located in the county of West Lothian, Scotland, two miles south-east of the town of Blackburn, 26 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 17 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 303 miles north of Cardiff, and 331 miles north-west of London. Mossend lies three miles north-east of the Lanarkshire border, and was historically in the county of Midlothian. Mossend falls within the unitary authority of West Lothian. It is in the EH55 postcode district. The post town for Mossend is West Calder.

Mossend on a map

Map showing extent of Mossend as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Mossend
Map showing location of Mossend within the UK
Location of Mossend within the UK

Which county is Mossend in?

Mossend is in the ceremonial county of West Lothian, the historic county of Midlothian, and the administrative county of West Lothian.

Ceremonial CountyWest Lothian
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyWest Lothian

Where is Mossend in West Lothian?

Mossend is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Lothian, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of West Lothian.

Location of Mossend within West Lothian
Location of Mossend within West Lothian

What is the postcode for Mossend?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Mossend is EH55 8PY.

Where is Mossend in EH55?

Mossend is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the EH55 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the EH55 postcode district.

Location of Mossend within EH55
Location of Mossend within EH55

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What is the post town for Mossend?

The post town for Mossend is West Calder. Mossend is in the EH55 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of West Calder.

What is the latitude and longitude of Mossend?

The centre of Mossend is located at position 55.85359° latitude and -3.57507° longitude.

Latitude55.85359°
Longitude-3.57507°

What is the easting and northing of Mossend?

The centre of Mossend is located at the grid reference easting 301495 and northing 663388 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting301495
Northing663388

What are the nearest towns to Mossend?

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

south-east
2m
Mossend is 2 miles south-east of Blackburn
south-west
3m
Mossend is 3 miles south-west of Livingston
south-east
4m
Mossend is 4 miles south-east of Bathgate
east
4m
Mossend is 4 miles east of Whitburn
south-east
6m
Mossend is 6 miles south-east of Armadale
south-west
7m
Mossend is 7 miles south-west of Broxburn
south
9m
Mossend is 9 miles south of Linlithgow
south-west
11m
Mossend is 11 miles south-west of Queensferry
south
11m
Mossend is 11 miles south of Bo'ness
south-east
13m
Mossend is 13 miles south-east of Grangemouth

What are the nearest cities to Mossend?

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

south-west
17m
Mossend is 17 miles south-west of Edinburgh
south-east
23m
Mossend is 23 miles south-east of Stirling
east
26m
Mossend is 26 miles east of Glasgow
south
38m
Mossend is 38 miles south of Perth
south-west
48m
Mossend is 48 miles south-west of Dundee
north
71m
Mossend is 71 miles north of Carlisle
north-west
98m
Mossend is 98 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
south-west
106m
Mossend is 106 miles south-west of Aberdeen
north-west
108m
Mossend is 108 miles north-west of Durham
north-west
109m
Mossend is 109 miles north-west of Sunderland