Where is Sandwick?

Sandwick is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 11 miles south of the town of Lerwick, 200 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 289 miles north of Edinburgh, and 588 miles north of London. Sandwick falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Sandwick is Shetland.

Sandwick on a map

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

Which county is Sandwick in?

Sandwick is in the ceremonial county of Shetland, the historic county of Shetland, and the administrative county of Shetland Islands.

Ceremonial CountyShetland
Historic CountyShetland
Administrative CountyShetland Islands

Where is Sandwick in Shetland?

Sandwick is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Shetland, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shetland.

Location of Sandwick within Shetland

What is the postcode for Sandwick?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Sandwick is ZE2 9EG.

Where is Sandwick in ZE2?

Sandwick is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district.

Location of Sandwick within ZE2

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What is the post town for Sandwick?

The post town for Sandwick is Shetland. Sandwick is in the ZE2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shetland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Sandwick?

The centre of Sandwick is located at position 60.0018° latitude and -1.23465° longitude.

Latitude60.0018°
Longitude-1.23465°

What is the easting and northing of Sandwick?

The centre of Sandwick is located at the grid reference easting 442788 and northing 1124354 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting442788
Northing1124354

What are the nearest towns to Sandwick?

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

11m
Sandwick is 11 miles south of Lerwick
93m
Sandwick is 93 miles north-east of Kirkwall
102m
Sandwick is 102 miles north-east of Stromness
126m
Sandwick is 126 miles north-east of Wick
127m
Sandwick is 127 miles north-east of Thurso
162m
Sandwick is 162 miles north of Fraserburgh
163m
Sandwick is 163 miles north of Rosehearty
168m
Sandwick is 168 miles north of Macduff
168m
Sandwick is 168 miles north of Banff
169m
Sandwick is 169 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Sandwick?

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

200m
Sandwick is 200 miles north of Aberdeen
205m
Sandwick is 205 miles north-east of Inverness
253m
Sandwick is 253 miles north of Dundee
262m
Sandwick is 262 miles north of Perth
287m
Sandwick is 287 miles north of Stirling
289m
Sandwick is 289 miles north of Edinburgh
307m
Sandwick is 307 miles north of Glasgow
348m
Sandwick is 348 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
353m
Sandwick is 353 miles north of Sunderland
359m
Sandwick is 359 miles north of Carlisle

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