Where is Straad?

Straad is located in the county of Argyll and Bute, Scotland, three miles south-west of the town of Rothesay, 35 miles west of the major city of Glasgow, 76 miles west of Edinburgh, 310 miles north of Cardiff, and 361 miles north-west of London. Straad lies eight miles north-west of the Ayrshire and Arran border, and was historically in the county of Buteshire. Straad falls within the unitary authority of Argyll and Bute. It is in the PA20 postcode district. The post town for Straad is Isle of Bute.

Straad on a map

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

Which county is Straad in?

Straad is in the ceremonial county of Argyll and Bute, the historic county of Buteshire, and the administrative county of Argyll and Bute.

Ceremonial CountyArgyll and Bute
Historic CountyButeshire
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute

Where is Straad in Argyll and Bute?

Straad is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Argyll and Bute, and towards the easternmost extremity of Argyll and Bute.

Location of Straad within Argyll and Bute

What is the postcode for Straad?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Straad is PA20 0QF.

Where is Straad in PA20?

Straad is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PA20 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PA20 postcode district.

Location of Straad within PA20

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What is the post town for Straad?

The post town for Straad is Isle of Bute. Straad is in the PA20 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Isle of Bute.

What is the latitude and longitude of Straad?

The centre of Straad is located at position 55.8123° latitude and -5.12437° longitude.

Latitude55.8123°
Longitude-5.12437°

What is the easting and northing of Straad?

The centre of Straad is located at the grid reference easting 204325 and northing 662089 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting204325
Northing662089

What are the nearest towns to Straad?

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

3m
Straad is 3 miles south-west of Rothesay
9m
Straad is 9 miles north-west of Millport
10m
Straad is 10 miles west of Largs
12m
Straad is 12 miles south-west of Dunoon
16m
Straad is 16 miles south-west of Gourock
17m
Straad is 17 miles north-west of Ardrossan
17m
Straad is 17 miles south-west of Greenock
18m
Straad is 18 miles north-west of Saltcoats
19m
Straad is 19 miles north-west of Stevenston
19m
Straad is 19 miles south-west of Port Glasgow

What are the nearest cities to Straad?

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

35m
Straad is 35 miles west of Glasgow
51m
Straad is 51 miles west of Stirling
76m
Straad is 76 miles west of Edinburgh
77m
Straad is 77 miles south-west of Perth
94m
Straad is 94 miles south-west of Dundee
107m
Straad is 107 miles north-west of Carlisle
120m
Straad is 120 miles south of Inverness
148m
Straad is 148 miles south-west of Aberdeen
150m
Straad is 150 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
153m
Straad is 153 miles north-west of Lancaster

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