Where is Newton?

Newton is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, seven miles south of the town of Moffat, 30 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 50 miles south of Edinburgh, 260 miles north of Cardiff, and 291 miles north-west of London. Newton was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Newton falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG10 postcode district. The post town for Newton is Moffat.

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

Which county is Newton in?

Newton is in the ceremonial county of Dumfries, the historic county of Dumfriesshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyDumfries
Historic CountyDumfriesshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Newton in Dumfries?

Newton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dumfries, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dumfries.

Location of Newton within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Newton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Newton is DG10 9NX.

Where is Newton in DG10?

Newton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG10 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG10 postcode district.

Location of Newton within DG10

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What is the post town for Newton?

The post town for Newton is Moffat. Newton is in the DG10 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Moffat.

What is the latitude and longitude of Newton?

The centre of Newton is located at position 55.23958° latitude and -3.39903° longitude.

Latitude55.23958°
Longitude-3.39903°

What is the easting and northing of Newton?

The centre of Newton is located at the grid reference easting 311139 and northing 594824 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting311139
Northing594824

What are the nearest towns to Newton?

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

7m
Newton is 7 miles south of Moffat
8m
Newton is 8 miles north of Lochmaben
8m
Newton is 8 miles north of Lockerbie
14m
Newton is 14 miles north-east of Dumfries
17m
Newton is 17 miles west of Langholm
18m
Newton is 18 miles north of Annan
23m
Newton is 23 miles south-east of Sanquhar
23m
Newton is 23 miles north-west of Longtown
26m
Newton is 26 miles north of Silloth
27m
Newton is 27 miles south of Biggar

What are the nearest cities to Newton?

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

30m
Newton is 30 miles north-west of Carlisle
50m
Newton is 50 miles south of Edinburgh
54m
Newton is 54 miles south-east of Glasgow
64m
Newton is 64 miles south of Stirling
73m
Newton is 73 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
79m
Newton is 79 miles north-west of Durham
80m
Newton is 80 miles south of Perth
83m
Newton is 83 miles west of Sunderland
86m
Newton is 86 miles north of Lancaster
86m
Newton is 86 miles south of Dundee

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