Where is Quholm?

Quholm is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, two miles north of the town of Stromness, 135 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 211 miles north of Edinburgh, 520 miles north of Cardiff, and 532 miles north of London. Quholm falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW16 postcode district. The post town for Quholm is Stromness.

Quholm on a map

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

Which county is Quholm in?

Quholm is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.

Ceremonial CountyOrkney
Historic CountyOrkney
Administrative CountyOrkney Islands

Where is Quholm in Orkney?

Quholm is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Orkney, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Orkney.

Location of Quholm within Orkney

What is the postcode for Quholm?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Quholm is KW16 3HU.

Where is Quholm in KW16?

Quholm is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the KW16 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW16 postcode district.

Location of Quholm within KW16

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What is the post town for Quholm?

The post town for Quholm is Stromness. Quholm is in the KW16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stromness.

What is the latitude and longitude of Quholm?

The centre of Quholm is located at position 58.99633° latitude and -3.30298° longitude.

Latitude58.99633°
Longitude-3.30298°

What is the easting and northing of Quholm?

The centre of Quholm is located at the grid reference easting 325233 and northing 1012864 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting325233
Northing1012864

What are the nearest towns to Quholm?

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

2m
Quholm is 2 miles north of Stromness
12m
Quholm is 12 miles west of Kirkwall
29m
Quholm is 29 miles north of Thurso
39m
Quholm is 39 miles north of Wick
82m
Quholm is 82 miles north of Dornoch
86m
Quholm is 86 miles north of Tain
88m
Quholm is 88 miles north of Lossiemouth
90m
Quholm is 90 miles north of Burghead
91m
Quholm is 91 miles north of Findochty
92m
Quholm is 92 miles north of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to Quholm?

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

110m
Quholm is 110 miles north of Inverness
135m
Quholm is 135 miles north of Aberdeen
176m
Quholm is 176 miles north of Dundee
180m
Quholm is 180 miles north of Perth
201m
Quholm is 201 miles north of Stirling
211m
Quholm is 211 miles north of Edinburgh
220m
Quholm is 220 miles north of Glasgow
284m
Quholm is 284 miles north of Carlisle
285m
Quholm is 285 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
292m
Quholm is 292 miles north of Sunderland

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