Where is Portknockie?

Portknockie is located in the county of Banffshire, Scotland, two miles east of the town of Findochty, 48 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 122 miles north of Edinburgh, 431 miles north of Cardiff, and 442 miles north of London. Portknockie lies seven miles east of the Moray border. Portknockie falls within the unitary authority of Moray. It is in the AB56 postcode district. The post town for Portknockie is Buckie.

Portknockie on a map

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

Which county is Portknockie in?

Portknockie is in the ceremonial county of Banffshire, the historic county of Banffshire, and the administrative county of Moray.

Ceremonial CountyBanffshire
Historic CountyBanffshire
Administrative CountyMoray

Where is Portknockie in Banffshire?

Portknockie is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Banffshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Banffshire.

Location of Portknockie within Banffshire

What is the postcode for Portknockie?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Portknockie is AB56 4LR.

Where is Portknockie in AB56?

Portknockie is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the AB56 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the AB56 postcode district.

Location of Portknockie within AB56

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What is the post town for Portknockie?

The post town for Portknockie is Buckie. Portknockie is in the AB56 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Buckie.

What is the latitude and longitude of Portknockie?

The centre of Portknockie is located at position 57.70399° latitude and -2.85813° longitude.

Latitude57.70399°
Longitude-2.85813°

What is the easting and northing of Portknockie?

The centre of Portknockie is located at the grid reference easting 348957 and northing 868566 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting348957
Northing868566

What are the nearest towns to Portknockie?

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

2m
Portknockie is 2 miles east of Findochty
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Portknockie is 2 miles north-west of Cullen
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Portknockie is 4 miles north-east of Buckie
6m
Portknockie is 6 miles west of Portsoy
12m
Portknockie is 12 miles north of Keith
13m
Portknockie is 13 miles west of Banff
13m
Portknockie is 13 miles north-west of Aberchirder
14m
Portknockie is 14 miles west of Macduff
16m
Portknockie is 16 miles east of Lossiemouth
17m
Portknockie is 17 miles east of Elgin

What are the nearest cities to Portknockie?

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

48m
Portknockie is 48 miles north-west of Aberdeen
53m
Portknockie is 53 miles east of Inverness
86m
Portknockie is 86 miles north of Dundee
93m
Portknockie is 93 miles north of Perth
117m
Portknockie is 117 miles north of Stirling
122m
Portknockie is 122 miles north of Edinburgh
138m
Portknockie is 138 miles north-east of Glasgow
195m
Portknockie is 195 miles north of Carlisle
195m
Portknockie is 195 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
202m
Portknockie is 202 miles north of Sunderland

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