Where is Roughrigg?

Roughrigg is located in the county of Lanarkshire, Scotland, five miles south-east of the town of Cumbernauld, 14 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 27 miles west of Edinburgh, 308 miles north of Cardiff, and 341 miles north-west of London. Roughrigg lies just south-east of the Stirling and Falkirk border. Roughrigg falls within the unitary authority of North Lanarkshire. It is in the ML6 postcode district. The post town for Roughrigg is Airdrie.

Roughrigg on a map

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

Which county is Roughrigg in?

Roughrigg is in the ceremonial county of Lanarkshire, the historic county of Lanarkshire, and the administrative county of North Lanarkshire.

Ceremonial CountyLanarkshire
Historic CountyLanarkshire
Administrative CountyNorth Lanarkshire

Where is Roughrigg in Lanarkshire?

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

Location of Roughrigg within Lanarkshire

What is the postcode for Roughrigg?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Roughrigg is ML6 7RU.

Where is Roughrigg in ML6?

Roughrigg is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the ML6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ML6 postcode district.

Location of Roughrigg within ML6

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What is the post town for Roughrigg?

The post town for Roughrigg is Airdrie. Roughrigg is in the ML6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Airdrie.

What is the latitude and longitude of Roughrigg?

The centre of Roughrigg is located at position 55.91475° latitude and -3.88043° longitude.

Latitude55.91475°
Longitude-3.88043°

What is the easting and northing of Roughrigg?

The centre of Roughrigg is located at the grid reference easting 282566 and northing 670670 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting282566
Northing670670

What are the nearest towns to Roughrigg?

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

5m
Roughrigg is 5 miles south-east of Cumbernauld
5m
Roughrigg is 5 miles north-east of Airdrie
7m
Roughrigg is 7 miles north-east of Coatbridge
7m
Roughrigg is 7 miles south-west of Falkirk
7m
Roughrigg is 7 miles west of Armadale
8m
Roughrigg is 8 miles south of Denny
8m
Roughrigg is 8 miles south-east of Kilsyth
8m
Roughrigg is 8 miles north-west of Whitburn
9m
Roughrigg is 9 miles north-east of Bellshill
9m
Roughrigg is 9 miles west of Bathgate

What are the nearest cities to Roughrigg?

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

14m
Roughrigg is 14 miles south of Stirling
14m
Roughrigg is 14 miles east of Glasgow
27m
Roughrigg is 27 miles west of Edinburgh
37m
Roughrigg is 37 miles south-west of Perth
51m
Roughrigg is 51 miles south-west of Dundee
80m
Roughrigg is 80 miles north-west of Carlisle
109m
Roughrigg is 109 miles south of Inverness
109m
Roughrigg is 109 miles south-west of Aberdeen
110m
Roughrigg is 110 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
120m
Roughrigg is 120 miles north-west of Durham

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