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Where is Penicuik?

Penicuik is located in the county of Midlothian, Scotland, four miles south-west of the town of Loanhead, 39 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, nine miles south of Edinburgh, 301 miles north of Cardiff, and 324 miles north-west of London. Penicuik lies two miles north of the Tweeddale border. Penicuik falls within the unitary authority of Midlothian. It is in the EH26 postcode district. The post town for Penicuik is Penicuik.

Penicuik on a map

Map showing extent of Penicuik as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Penicuik
Map showing location of Penicuik within the UK
Location of Penicuik within the UK

Which county is Penicuik in?

Penicuik is in the ceremonial county of Midlothian, the historic county of Midlothian, and the administrative county of Midlothian.

Ceremonial CountyMidlothian
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyMidlothian

Where is Penicuik in Midlothian?

Penicuik is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Midlothian, and towards the westernmost extremity of Midlothian.

Map showing location of Penicuik within Midlothian
Location of Penicuik within Midlothian

What is the postcode for Penicuik?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Penicuik is EH26 8AN.

Where is Penicuik in EH26?

Penicuik is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the EH26 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the EH26 postcode district.

Map showing location of Penicuik within EH26
Location of Penicuik within EH26

What is the post town for Penicuik?

The post town for Penicuik is Penicuik. Penicuik is in the EH26 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Penicuik.

What is the latitude and longitude of Penicuik?

The centre of Penicuik is located at position 55.83187° latitude and -3.22396° longitude.

Latitude55.83187°
Longitude-3.22396°

What is the easting and northing of Penicuik?

The centre of Penicuik is located at the grid reference easting 323432 and northing 660526 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting323432
Northing660526

What are the nearest towns to Penicuik?

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

south-west
4m
Penicuik is 4 miles south-west of Loanhead
south-west
5m
Penicuik is 5 miles south-west of Bonnyrigg
south-west
7m
Penicuik is 7 miles south-west of Dalkeith
south-west
10m
Penicuik is 10 miles south-west of Musselburgh
south-east
12m
Penicuik is 12 miles south-east of Broxburn
east
12m
Penicuik is 12 miles east of Livingston
north
13m
Penicuik is 13 miles north of Peebles
south-east
13m
Penicuik is 13 miles south-east of Queensferry
south-west
13m
Penicuik is 13 miles south-west of Prestonpans
south-west
13m
Penicuik is 13 miles south-west of Tranent

What are the nearest cities to Penicuik?

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

south
9m
Penicuik is 9 miles south of Edinburgh
south-east
34m
Penicuik is 34 miles south-east of Stirling
east
39m
Penicuik is 39 miles east of Glasgow
south
40m
Penicuik is 40 miles south of Perth
south
44m
Penicuik is 44 miles south of Dundee
north
66m
Penicuik is 66 miles north of Carlisle
north-west
87m
Penicuik is 87 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
north-west
97m
Penicuik is 97 miles north-west of Sunderland
north-west
98m
Penicuik is 98 miles north-west of Durham
south-west
101m
Penicuik is 101 miles south-west of Aberdeen

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