Where is Portnacroish?

Portnacroish is located in the county of Argyll and Bute, Scotland, 12 miles north of the town of Oban, 66 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 94 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 363 miles north of Cardiff, and 409 miles north-west of London. Portnacroish lies four miles south-west of the Inverness border, and was historically in the county of Argyllshire. Portnacroish falls within the unitary authority of Argyll and Bute. It is in the PA38 postcode district. The post town for Portnacroish is Appin.

Portnacroish on a map

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

Which county is Portnacroish in?

Portnacroish is in the ceremonial county of Argyll and Bute, the historic county of Argyllshire, and the administrative county of Argyll and Bute.

Ceremonial CountyArgyll and Bute
Historic CountyArgyllshire
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute

Where is Portnacroish in Argyll and Bute?

Portnacroish is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Argyll and Bute, and towards the easternmost extremity of Argyll and Bute.

Location of Portnacroish within Argyll and Bute

What is the postcode for Portnacroish?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Portnacroish is PA38 4BL.

Where is Portnacroish in PA38?

Portnacroish is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the PA38 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the PA38 postcode district.

Location of Portnacroish within PA38

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What is the post town for Portnacroish?

The post town for Portnacroish is Appin. Portnacroish is in the PA38 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Appin.

What is the latitude and longitude of Portnacroish?

The centre of Portnacroish is located at position 56.57164° latitude and -5.37731° longitude.

Latitude56.57164°
Longitude-5.37731°

What is the easting and northing of Portnacroish?

The centre of Portnacroish is located at the grid reference easting 192624 and northing 747294 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting192624
Northing747294

What are the nearest towns to Portnacroish?

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

12m
Portnacroish is 12 miles north of Oban
20m
Portnacroish is 20 miles south-west of Fort William
26m
Portnacroish is 26 miles north-west of Inveraray
27m
Portnacroish is 27 miles east of Tobermory
37m
Portnacroish is 37 miles north of Lochgilphead
46m
Portnacroish is 46 miles north of Dunoon
46m
Portnacroish is 46 miles north-west of Helensburgh
47m
Portnacroish is 47 miles north-west of Gourock
49m
Portnacroish is 49 miles north-west of Greenock
50m
Portnacroish is 50 miles north-west of Callander

What are the nearest cities to Portnacroish?

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

64m
Portnacroish is 64 miles north-west of Stirling
66m
Portnacroish is 66 miles north-west of Glasgow
75m
Portnacroish is 75 miles west of Perth
76m
Portnacroish is 76 miles south-west of Inverness
92m
Portnacroish is 92 miles west of Dundee
94m
Portnacroish is 94 miles north-west of Edinburgh
131m
Portnacroish is 131 miles west of Aberdeen
150m
Portnacroish is 150 miles north-west of Carlisle
184m
Portnacroish is 184 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
193m
Portnacroish is 193 miles north-west of Durham

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