Where is Shandon?

Shandon is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, four miles north-west of the town of Helensburgh, 25 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 63 miles west of Edinburgh, 322 miles north of Cardiff, and 366 miles north-west of London. Shandon lies four miles east of the Argyll and Bute border. Shandon falls within the unitary authority of Argyll and Bute. It is in the G84 postcode district. The post town for Shandon is Helensburgh.

Shandon on a map

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

Which county is Shandon in?

Shandon is in the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire, the historic county of Dunbartonshire, and the administrative county of Argyll and Bute.

Ceremonial CountyDunbartonshire
Historic CountyDunbartonshire
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute

Where is Shandon in Dunbartonshire?

Shandon is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dunbartonshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Dunbartonshire.

Location of Shandon within Dunbartonshire

What is the postcode for Shandon?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Shandon is G84 8NP.

Where is Shandon in G84?

Shandon is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the G84 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the G84 postcode district.

Location of Shandon within G84

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What is the post town for Shandon?

The post town for Shandon is Helensburgh. Shandon is in the G84 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Helensburgh.

What is the latitude and longitude of Shandon?

The centre of Shandon is located at position 56.03989° latitude and -4.80365° longitude.

Latitude56.03989°
Longitude-4.80365°

What is the easting and northing of Shandon?

The centre of Shandon is located at the grid reference easting 225442 and northing 686547 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting225442
Northing686547

What are the nearest towns to Shandon?

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

4m
Shandon is 4 miles north-west of Helensburgh
5m
Shandon is 5 miles north of Gourock
7m
Shandon is 7 miles north of Greenock
8m
Shandon is 8 miles north-east of Dunoon
9m
Shandon is 9 miles north-west of Port Glasgow
9m
Shandon is 9 miles north-west of Alexandria
11m
Shandon is 11 miles north-west of Dumbarton
16m
Shandon is 16 miles north-west of Erskine
17m
Shandon is 17 miles south-east of Inveraray
17m
Shandon is 17 miles north-west of Clydebank

What are the nearest cities to Shandon?

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

25m
Shandon is 25 miles north-west of Glasgow
34m
Shandon is 34 miles west of Stirling
58m
Shandon is 58 miles south-west of Perth
63m
Shandon is 63 miles west of Edinburgh
76m
Shandon is 76 miles west of Dundee
102m
Shandon is 102 miles south of Inverness
108m
Shandon is 108 miles north-west of Carlisle
129m
Shandon is 129 miles south-west of Aberdeen
145m
Shandon is 145 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
154m
Shandon is 154 miles north-west of Durham

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