Where is Peel?

Peel is located in the county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Scotland, four miles west of the town of Galashiels, 49 miles north of the major city of Carlisle, 27 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 285 miles north of Cardiff, and 305 miles north of London. Peel lies roughly one mile east of the Tweeddale border, and was historically in the county of Selkirkshire. Peel falls within the unitary authority of Scottish Borders. It is in the TD1 postcode district. The post town for Peel is Galashiels.

Peel on a map

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

Which county is Peel in?

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

Ceremonial CountyRoxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Historic CountySelkirkshire
Administrative CountyScottish Borders

Where is Peel in Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale?

Peel 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 Peel within Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

What is the postcode for Peel?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Peel is TD1 3LP.

Where is Peel in TD1?

Peel is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the TD1 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the TD1 postcode district.

Location of Peel within TD1

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What is the post town for Peel?

The post town for Peel is Galashiels. Peel is in the TD1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Galashiels.

What is the latitude and longitude of Peel?

The centre of Peel is located at position 55.60558° latitude and -2.90016° longitude.

Latitude55.60558°
Longitude-2.90016°

What is the easting and northing of Peel?

The centre of Peel is located at the grid reference easting 343386 and northing 635031 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting343386
Northing635031

What are the nearest towns to Peel?

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

4m
Peel is 4 miles west of Galashiels
5m
Peel is 5 miles north-west of Selkirk
6m
Peel is 6 miles east of Innerleithen
7m
Peel is 7 miles west of Melrose
10m
Peel is 10 miles south-west of Lauder
12m
Peel is 12 miles east of Peebles
13m
Peel is 13 miles north of Hawick
16m
Peel is 16 miles north-west of Jedburgh
18m
Peel is 18 miles west of Kelso
20m
Peel is 20 miles south-east of Penicuik

What are the nearest cities to Peel?

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

27m
Peel is 27 miles south-east of Edinburgh
49m
Peel is 49 miles north of Carlisle
54m
Peel is 54 miles south-east of Stirling
55m
Peel is 55 miles east of Glasgow
58m
Peel is 58 miles south of Perth
59m
Peel is 59 miles south of Dundee
67m
Peel is 67 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
77m
Peel is 77 miles north-west of Sunderland
77m
Peel is 77 miles north-west of Durham
108m
Peel is 108 miles north of Lancaster

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