Where is North Roe?

North Roe is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 31 miles north of the town of Lerwick, 239 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 328 miles north of Edinburgh, and 629 miles north of London. North Roe falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for North Roe is Shetland.

North Roe on a map

Bounding box showing extent of North Roe
Location of North Roe within the UK

Which county is North Roe in?

North Roe is in the ceremonial county of Shetland, the historic county of Shetland, and the administrative county of Shetland Islands.

Ceremonial CountyShetland
Historic CountyShetland
Administrative CountyShetland Islands

Where is North Roe in Shetland?

North Roe is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Shetland, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shetland.

Location of North Roe within Shetland

What is the postcode for North Roe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of North Roe is ZE2 9RY.

Where is North Roe in ZE2?

North Roe is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the ZE2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district.

Location of North Roe within ZE2

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What is the post town for North Roe?

The post town for North Roe is Shetland. North Roe is in the ZE2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shetland.

What is the latitude and longitude of North Roe?

The centre of North Roe is located at position 60.58585° latitude and -1.33065° longitude.

Latitude60.58585°
Longitude-1.33065°

What is the easting and northing of North Roe?

The centre of North Roe is located at the grid reference easting 436774 and northing 1189342 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting436774
Northing1189342

What are the nearest towns to North Roe?

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

31m
North Roe is 31 miles north of Lerwick
125m
North Roe is 125 miles north-east of Kirkwall
132m
North Roe is 132 miles north-east of Stromness
158m
North Roe is 158 miles north-east of Thurso
161m
North Roe is 161 miles north-east of Wick
202m
North Roe is 202 miles north of Fraserburgh
202m
North Roe is 202 miles north of Rosehearty
206m
North Roe is 206 miles north of Macduff
207m
North Roe is 207 miles north of Banff
207m
North Roe is 207 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to North Roe?

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

238m
North Roe is 238 miles north-east of Inverness
239m
North Roe is 239 miles north of Aberdeen
292m
North Roe is 292 miles north of Dundee
300m
North Roe is 300 miles north of Perth
323m
North Roe is 323 miles north of Stirling
328m
North Roe is 328 miles north of Edinburgh
344m
North Roe is 344 miles north of Glasgow
388m
North Roe is 388 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
393m
North Roe is 393 miles north of Sunderland
398m
North Roe is 398 miles north of Carlisle

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