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Where is AB56?

AB56 spans the counties of Banffshire and Moray. It contains the towns of Buckie, Cullen, and Findochty, as well as Bauds of Cullen, Arradoul, Portknockie, Portgordon, and Buckpool. AB56 is 77km north-west of the city of Aberdeen. AB56 is a postcode district, also known as an outcode or outbound code.

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AB56 on a map

The below map shows where AB56 is, and the boundary of the AB56 postcode district:

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What county is AB56 in?

AB56 lies within the counties of Banffshire and Moray. The below table and chart shows the split by area:

County% Area
Banffshire97%
Moray3%

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This data was derived from the below datasets:
Source: GEOLYTIX Postal Geometries
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Source: Ordnance Survey Ceremonial Counties
Licence: Open Government Licence

Which cities, towns and villages are in AB56?

BuckieTown
Bauds of CullenSettlement
CullenTown
ArradoulVillage
FindochtyTown
PortknockieVillage
PortgordonVillage
BuckpoolSuburb
Kirktown of DeskfordHamlet
ClochanHamlet
PortessieSuburb
LintmillVillage
IanstownSuburb
SeatownSuburb
DrybridgeHamlet
BerryhillockHamlet
MiltonHamlet
RathvenVillage
SeatownSuburb
EnzieHamlet
BroadleyHamlet

What are the nearest towns to AB56?

Position of AB56 relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of AB56 to the centre of the town.

west14km
AB56 is 14km west of Portsoy
north15km
AB56 is 15km north of Keith
east21km
AB56 is 21km east of Lossiemouth
north-west22km
AB56 is 22km north-west of Aberchirder
east23km
AB56 is 23km east of Elgin
north-east23km
AB56 is 23km north-east of Rothes
west24km
AB56 is 24km west of Banff
west26km
AB56 is 26km west of Macduff
north27km
AB56 is 27km north of Huntly
north-east28km
AB56 is 28km north-east of Dufftown

What are the nearest cities to AB56?

Position of AB56 relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of AB56 to the centre of the city.

north-west77km
AB56 is 77km north-west of Aberdeen
east80km
AB56 is 80km east of Inverness
north136km
AB56 is 136km north of Dundee
north146km
AB56 is 146km north of Perth
north184km
AB56 is 184km north of Stirling
north193km
AB56 is 193km north of Edinburgh
north-east217km
AB56 is 217km north-east of Glasgow
north310km
AB56 is 310km north of Carlisle
north311km
AB56 is 311km north of Newcastle upon Tyne
north323km
AB56 is 323km north of Sunderland

More AB56 data

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