Where is Muirhead?

Muirhead is located in the county of Fife, Scotland, two miles north of the town of Markinch, 17 miles south-west of the major city of Dundee, 20 miles north of Edinburgh, 329 miles north of Cardiff, and 349 miles north of London. Muirhead lies five miles south-east of the Perth and Kinross border. Muirhead falls within the unitary authority of Fife. It is in the KY15 postcode district. The post town for Muirhead is Cupar.

Muirhead on a map

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

Which county is Muirhead in?

Muirhead 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 Muirhead in Fife?

Muirhead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Fife, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Fife.

Location of Muirhead within Fife

What is the postcode for Muirhead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Muirhead is KY15 7JG.

Where is Muirhead in KY15?

Muirhead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KY15 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KY15 postcode district.

Location of Muirhead within KY15

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What is the post town for Muirhead?

The post town for Muirhead is Cupar. Muirhead is in the KY15 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Cupar.

What is the latitude and longitude of Muirhead?

The centre of Muirhead is located at position 56.23629° latitude and -3.14934° longitude.

Latitude56.23629°
Longitude-3.14934°

What is the easting and northing of Muirhead?

The centre of Muirhead is located at the grid reference easting 328854 and northing 705455 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting328854
Northing705455

What are the nearest towns to Muirhead?

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

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Muirhead is 2 miles north of Markinch
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Muirhead is 2 miles south-east of Falkland
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Muirhead is 3 miles south of Ladybank
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Muirhead is 3 miles north of Glenrothes
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Muirhead is 3 miles north-east of Leslie
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Muirhead is 5 miles south-east of Auchtermuchty
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Muirhead is 6 miles north-west of Methil
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Muirhead is 6 miles north-west of Buckhaven
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Muirhead is 7 miles north-west of Leven
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Muirhead is 8 miles south-west of Cupar

What are the nearest cities to Muirhead?

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

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Muirhead is 16 miles south-east of Perth
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Muirhead is 17 miles south-west of Dundee
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Muirhead is 20 miles north of Edinburgh
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Muirhead is 31 miles east of Stirling
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Muirhead is 49 miles north-east of Glasgow
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Muirhead is 75 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Muirhead is 93 miles north of Carlisle
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Muirhead is 95 miles south-east of Inverness
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Muirhead is 106 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Muirhead is 115 miles north-west of Sunderland

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