Where is Norseman?

Norseman is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, six miles north-west of the town of Kirkwall, 136 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 214 miles north of Edinburgh, 524 miles north of Cardiff, and 534 miles north of London. Norseman falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Norseman is Orkney.

Norseman on a map

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

Which county is Norseman in?

Norseman is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.

Ceremonial CountyOrkney
Historic CountyOrkney
Administrative CountyOrkney Islands

Where is Norseman in Orkney?

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

Location of Norseman within Orkney

What is the postcode for Norseman?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Norseman is KW17 2NY.

Where is Norseman in KW17?

Norseman is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district.

Location of Norseman within KW17

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What is the post town for Norseman?

The post town for Norseman is Orkney. Norseman is in the KW17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Orkney.

What is the latitude and longitude of Norseman?

The centre of Norseman is located at position 59.05031° latitude and -3.08069° longitude.

Latitude59.05031°
Longitude-3.08069°

What is the easting and northing of Norseman?

The centre of Norseman is located at the grid reference easting 338102 and northing 1018648 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting338102
Northing1018648

What are the nearest towns to Norseman?

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

6m
Norseman is 6 miles north-west of Kirkwall
10m
Norseman is 10 miles north-east of Stromness
35m
Norseman is 35 miles north-east of Thurso
42m
Norseman is 42 miles north of Wick
88m
Norseman is 88 miles north-east of Dornoch
92m
Norseman is 92 miles north of Lossiemouth
93m
Norseman is 93 miles north-east of Tain
94m
Norseman is 94 miles north of Findochty
95m
Norseman is 95 miles north of Cullen
95m
Norseman is 95 miles north of Burghead

What are the nearest cities to Norseman?

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

116m
Norseman is 116 miles north of Inverness
136m
Norseman is 136 miles north of Aberdeen
179m
Norseman is 179 miles north of Dundee
184m
Norseman is 184 miles north of Perth
206m
Norseman is 206 miles north of Stirling
214m
Norseman is 214 miles north of Edinburgh
225m
Norseman is 225 miles north of Glasgow
287m
Norseman is 287 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
288m
Norseman is 288 miles north of Carlisle
294m
Norseman is 294 miles north of Sunderland

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