Where is Northside?

Northside is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, 12 miles north of the town of Stromness, 144 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 220 miles north of Edinburgh, 530 miles north of Cardiff, and 542 miles north of London. Northside falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Northside is Orkney.

Northside on a map

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

Which county is Northside in?

Northside 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 Northside in Orkney?

Northside is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Orkney, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Orkney.

Location of Northside within Orkney

What is the postcode for Northside?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Northside is KW17 2LU.

Where is Northside in KW17?

Northside 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 Northside within KW17

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What is the post town for Northside?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Northside?

The centre of Northside is located at position 59.13682° latitude and -3.30676° longitude.

Latitude59.13682°
Longitude-3.30676°

What is the easting and northing of Northside?

The centre of Northside is located at the grid reference easting 325322 and northing 1028511 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting325322
Northing1028511

What are the nearest towns to Northside?

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

12m
Northside is 12 miles north of Stromness
16m
Northside is 16 miles north-west of Kirkwall
38m
Northside is 38 miles north of Thurso
49m
Northside is 49 miles north of Wick
91m
Northside is 91 miles north of Dornoch
96m
Northside is 96 miles north of Tain
98m
Northside is 98 miles north of Lossiemouth
100m
Northside is 100 miles north of Burghead
101m
Northside is 101 miles north of Findochty
102m
Northside is 102 miles north of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to Northside?

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

119m
Northside is 119 miles north of Inverness
144m
Northside is 144 miles north of Aberdeen
186m
Northside is 186 miles north of Dundee
190m
Northside is 190 miles north of Perth
210m
Northside is 210 miles north of Stirling
220m
Northside is 220 miles north of Edinburgh
229m
Northside is 229 miles north of Glasgow
294m
Northside is 294 miles north of Carlisle
295m
Northside is 295 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
302m
Northside is 302 miles north of Sunderland

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