Where is South Scousburgh?

South Scousburgh is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 16 miles south of the town of Lerwick, 195 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 284 miles north of Edinburgh, and 584 miles north of London. South Scousburgh falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for South Scousburgh is Shetland.

South Scousburgh on a map

Bounding box showing extent of South Scousburgh
Location of South Scousburgh within the UK

Which county is South Scousburgh in?

South Scousburgh 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 South Scousburgh in Shetland?

South Scousburgh is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Shetland, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shetland.

Location of South Scousburgh within Shetland

What is the postcode for South Scousburgh?

The nearest postcode to the centre of South Scousburgh is ZE2 9JE.

Where is South Scousburgh in ZE2?

South Scousburgh is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the ZE2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district.

Location of South Scousburgh within ZE2

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What is the post town for South Scousburgh?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of South Scousburgh?

The centre of South Scousburgh is located at position 59.93842° latitude and -1.32186° longitude.

Latitude59.93842°
Longitude-1.32186°

What is the easting and northing of South Scousburgh?

The centre of South Scousburgh is located at the grid reference easting 437996 and northing 1117242 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting437996
Northing1117242

What are the nearest towns to South Scousburgh?

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

16m
South Scousburgh is 16 miles south of Lerwick
88m
South Scousburgh is 88 miles north-east of Kirkwall
97m
South Scousburgh is 97 miles north-east of Stromness
121m
South Scousburgh is 121 miles north-east of Wick
121m
South Scousburgh is 121 miles north-east of Thurso
157m
South Scousburgh is 157 miles north of Fraserburgh
158m
South Scousburgh is 158 miles north of Rosehearty
163m
South Scousburgh is 163 miles north of Macduff
163m
South Scousburgh is 163 miles north of Banff
164m
South Scousburgh is 164 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to South Scousburgh?

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

195m
South Scousburgh is 195 miles north of Aberdeen
200m
South Scousburgh is 200 miles north-east of Inverness
248m
South Scousburgh is 248 miles north of Dundee
257m
South Scousburgh is 257 miles north of Perth
281m
South Scousburgh is 281 miles north of Stirling
284m
South Scousburgh is 284 miles north of Edinburgh
302m
South Scousburgh is 302 miles north of Glasgow
343m
South Scousburgh is 343 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
348m
South Scousburgh is 348 miles north of Sunderland
354m
South Scousburgh is 354 miles north of Carlisle

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