Where is Shielhill?

Shielhill is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, four miles north-west of the town of Broughty Ferry, four miles north-east of the major city of Dundee, 40 miles north of Edinburgh, 348 miles north of Cardiff, and 364 miles north of London. Shielhill lies roughly one mile north-east of the City of Dundee border. Shielhill falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD4 postcode district. The post town for Shielhill is Dundee.

Shielhill on a map

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

Which county is Shielhill in?

Shielhill is in the ceremonial county of Angus, the historic county of Angus, and the administrative county of Angus.

Ceremonial CountyAngus
Historic CountyAngus
Administrative CountyAngus

Where is Shielhill in Angus?

Shielhill is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Angus, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Angus.

Location of Shielhill within Angus

What is the postcode for Shielhill?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Shielhill is DD4 0PW.

Where is Shielhill in DD4?

Shielhill is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DD4 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD4 postcode district.

Location of Shielhill within DD4

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What is the post town for Shielhill?

The post town for Shielhill is Dundee. Shielhill is in the DD4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dundee.

What is the latitude and longitude of Shielhill?

The centre of Shielhill is located at position 56.51705° latitude and -2.92564° longitude.

Latitude56.51705°
Longitude-2.92564°

What is the easting and northing of Shielhill?

The centre of Shielhill is located at the grid reference easting 343141 and northing 736495 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting343141
Northing736495

What are the nearest towns to Shielhill?

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

4m
Shielhill is 4 miles north-west of Broughty Ferry
5m
Shielhill is 5 miles north-west of Monifieth
5m
Shielhill is 5 miles north of Tayport
5m
Shielhill is 5 miles north of Newport-on-Tay
8m
Shielhill is 8 miles west of Carnoustie
9m
Shielhill is 9 miles south of Forfar
11m
Shielhill is 11 miles south of Kirriemuir
13m
Shielhill is 13 miles east of Coupar Angus
13m
Shielhill is 13 miles north of St Andrews
13m
Shielhill is 13 miles west of Arbroath

What are the nearest cities to Shielhill?

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

4m
Shielhill is 4 miles north-east of Dundee
21m
Shielhill is 21 miles east of Perth
40m
Shielhill is 40 miles north of Edinburgh
48m
Shielhill is 48 miles north-east of Stirling
54m
Shielhill is 54 miles south-west of Aberdeen
68m
Shielhill is 68 miles north-east of Glasgow
83m
Shielhill is 83 miles south-east of Inverness
112m
Shielhill is 112 miles north of Carlisle
118m
Shielhill is 118 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
127m
Shielhill is 127 miles north-west of Sunderland

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