Where is Rickarton?

Rickarton is located in the county of Kincardineshire, Scotland, four miles north-west of the town of Stonehaven, 13 miles south-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 80 miles north-east of Edinburgh, 383 miles north of Cardiff, and 389 miles north of London. Rickarton lies five miles south-east of the Aberdeenshire border. Rickarton falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB39 postcode district. The post town for Rickarton is Stonehaven.

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

Which county is Rickarton in?

Rickarton is in the ceremonial county of Kincardineshire, the historic county of Kincardineshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.

Ceremonial CountyKincardineshire
Historic CountyKincardineshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Rickarton in Kincardineshire?

Rickarton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Kincardineshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Kincardineshire.

Location of Rickarton within Kincardineshire

What is the postcode for Rickarton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rickarton is AB39 3TD.

Where is Rickarton in AB39?

Rickarton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the AB39 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the AB39 postcode district.

Location of Rickarton within AB39

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What is the post town for Rickarton?

The post town for Rickarton is Stonehaven. Rickarton is in the AB39 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stonehaven.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rickarton?

The centre of Rickarton is located at position 56.99322° latitude and -2.30261° longitude.

Latitude56.99322°
Longitude-2.30261°

What is the easting and northing of Rickarton?

The centre of Rickarton is located at the grid reference easting 381712 and northing 789157 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting381712
Northing789157

What are the nearest towns to Rickarton?

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

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Rickarton is 4 miles north-west of Stonehaven
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Rickarton is 8 miles south-west of Portlethen
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Rickarton is 9 miles south-east of Banchory
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Rickarton is 10 miles north of Inverbervie
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Rickarton is 11 miles south of Westhill
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Rickarton is 13 miles north-east of Laurencekirk
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Rickarton is 15 miles south of Blackburn
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Rickarton is 17 miles south of Kintore
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Rickarton is 20 miles south of Inverurie
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Rickarton is 21 miles north of Montrose

What are the nearest cities to Rickarton?

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

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Rickarton is 13 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Rickarton is 45 miles north-east of Dundee
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Rickarton is 60 miles north-east of Perth
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Rickarton is 80 miles north-east of Edinburgh
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Rickarton is 80 miles south-east of Inverness
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Rickarton is 87 miles north-east of Stirling
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Rickarton is 108 miles north-east of Glasgow
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Rickarton is 142 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Rickarton is 147 miles north of Carlisle
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Rickarton is 149 miles north of Sunderland

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