Where is Oxton?

Oxton is located in the county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Scotland, four miles north-west of the town of Lauder, 48 miles south of the major city of Dundee, 20 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 297 miles north of Cardiff, and 314 miles north of London. Oxton lies three miles south of the East Lothian border, and was historically in the county of Berwickshire. Oxton falls within the unitary authority of Scottish Borders. It is in the TD2 postcode district. The post town for Oxton is Lauder.

Oxton on a map

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

Which county is Oxton in?

Oxton is in the ceremonial county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, the historic county of Berwickshire, and the administrative county of Scottish Borders.

Ceremonial CountyRoxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Historic CountyBerwickshire
Administrative CountyScottish Borders

Where is Oxton in Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale?

Oxton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale.

Location of Oxton within Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

What is the postcode for Oxton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Oxton is TD2 6PH.

Where is Oxton in TD2?

Oxton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the TD2 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the TD2 postcode district.

Location of Oxton within TD2

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What is the post town for Oxton?

The post town for Oxton is Lauder. Oxton is in the TD2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lauder.

What is the latitude and longitude of Oxton?

The centre of Oxton is located at position 55.7723° latitude and -2.80356° longitude.

Latitude55.7723°
Longitude-2.80356°

What is the easting and northing of Oxton?

The centre of Oxton is located at the grid reference easting 349687 and northing 653511 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting349687
Northing653511

What are the nearest towns to Oxton?

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

4m
Oxton is 4 miles north-west of Lauder
11m
Oxton is 11 miles north of Galashiels
13m
Oxton is 13 miles north of Melrose
13m
Oxton is 13 miles south of Haddington
13m
Oxton is 13 miles south-east of Tranent
13m
Oxton is 13 miles south-east of Dalkeith
14m
Oxton is 14 miles south-east of Bonnyrigg
15m
Oxton is 15 miles north-east of Innerleithen
15m
Oxton is 15 miles south-east of Prestonpans
15m
Oxton is 15 miles south of Cockenzie and Port Seton

What are the nearest cities to Oxton?

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

20m
Oxton is 20 miles south-east of Edinburgh
48m
Oxton is 48 miles south of Dundee
50m
Oxton is 50 miles south-east of Perth
50m
Oxton is 50 miles south-east of Stirling
56m
Oxton is 56 miles east of Glasgow
61m
Oxton is 61 miles north of Carlisle
72m
Oxton is 72 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
82m
Oxton is 82 miles north-west of Sunderland
84m
Oxton is 84 miles north-west of Durham
99m
Oxton is 99 miles south of Aberdeen

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