Where is Newton?

Newton is located in the county of West Lothian, Scotland, two miles west of the town of Queensferry, 31 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 11 miles west of Edinburgh, 312 miles north of Cardiff, and 337 miles north-west of London. Newton lies just north-west of the City of Edinburgh border. Newton falls within the unitary authority of West Lothian. It is in the EH52 postcode district. The post town for Newton is Broxburn.

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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 West Lothian, the historic county of West Lothian, and the administrative county of West Lothian.

Ceremonial CountyWest Lothian
Historic CountyWest Lothian
Administrative CountyWest Lothian

Where is Newton in West Lothian?

Newton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of West Lothian, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Lothian.

Location of Newton within West Lothian

What is the postcode for Newton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Newton is EH52 6QG.

Where is Newton in EH52?

Newton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the EH52 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the EH52 postcode district.

Location of Newton within EH52

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What is the post town for Newton?

The post town for Newton is Broxburn. Newton is in the EH52 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Broxburn.

What is the latitude and longitude of Newton?

The centre of Newton is located at position 55.98298° latitude and -3.45635° longitude.

Latitude55.98298°
Longitude-3.45635°

What is the easting and northing of Newton?

The centre of Newton is located at the grid reference easting 309230 and northing 677625 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting309230
Northing677625

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.

2m
Newton is 2 miles west of Queensferry
3m
Newton is 3 miles north of Broxburn
4m
Newton is 4 miles south-west of Inverkeithing
6m
Newton is 6 miles east of Linlithgow
6m
Newton is 6 miles south of Dunfermline
6m
Newton is 6 miles south-east of Bo'ness
7m
Newton is 7 miles north of Livingston
8m
Newton is 8 miles south-east of Culross
9m
Newton is 9 miles north-east of Bathgate
10m
Newton is 10 miles south-west of Cowdenbeath

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.

11m
Newton is 11 miles west of Edinburgh
21m
Newton is 21 miles south-east of Stirling
29m
Newton is 29 miles south of Perth
31m
Newton is 31 miles east of Glasgow
38m
Newton is 38 miles south-west of Dundee
78m
Newton is 78 miles north of Carlisle
96m
Newton is 96 miles south-west of Aberdeen
100m
Newton is 100 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
108m
Newton is 108 miles south of Inverness
111m
Newton is 111 miles north-west of Sunderland

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