Where is Stairhaven?

Stairhaven is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, ten miles south-east of the town of Stranraer, 74 miles south of the major city of Glasgow, 99 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 242 miles north of Cardiff, and 301 miles north-west of London. Stairhaven was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. Stairhaven falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG8 postcode district. The post town for Stairhaven is Newton Stewart.

Stairhaven on a map

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

Which county is Stairhaven in?

Stairhaven is in the ceremonial county of Wigtown, the historic county of Wigtownshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyWigtown
Historic CountyWigtownshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Stairhaven in Wigtown?

Stairhaven is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wigtown, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Wigtown.

Location of Stairhaven within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Stairhaven?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Stairhaven is DG8 0JL.

Where is Stairhaven in DG8?

Stairhaven is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district.

Location of Stairhaven within DG8

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What is the post town for Stairhaven?

The post town for Stairhaven is Newton Stewart. Stairhaven is in the DG8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Newton Stewart.

What is the latitude and longitude of Stairhaven?

The centre of Stairhaven is located at position 54.84563° latitude and -4.79101° longitude.

Latitude54.84563°
Longitude-4.79101°

What is the easting and northing of Stairhaven?

The centre of Stairhaven is located at the grid reference easting 220895 and northing 553662 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting220895
Northing553662

What are the nearest towns to Stairhaven?

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

10m
Stairhaven is 10 miles south-east of Stranraer
14m
Stairhaven is 14 miles west of Wigtown
15m
Stairhaven is 15 miles south-west of Newton Stewart
17m
Stairhaven is 17 miles north-west of Whithorn
24m
Stairhaven is 24 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet
28m
Stairhaven is 28 miles south of Girvan
30m
Stairhaven is 30 miles west of Kirkcudbright
30m
Stairhaven is 30 miles south-west of New Galloway
35m
Stairhaven is 35 miles west of Castle Douglas
35m
Stairhaven is 35 miles south of Maybole

What are the nearest cities to Stairhaven?

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

74m
Stairhaven is 74 miles south of Glasgow
74m
Stairhaven is 74 miles west of Carlisle
94m
Stairhaven is 94 miles south-west of Stirling
97m
Stairhaven is 97 miles north-west of Lancaster
99m
Stairhaven is 99 miles south-west of Edinburgh
113m
Stairhaven is 113 miles north-west of Preston
115m
Stairhaven is 115 miles north of Bangor
120m
Stairhaven is 120 miles south-west of Perth
123m
Stairhaven is 123 miles north-west of St Asaph
124m
Stairhaven is 124 miles north-west of Liverpool

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