Where is Stracathro?

Stracathro is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, three miles north of the town of Brechin, 26 miles north-east of the major city of Dundee, 61 miles north of Edinburgh, 367 miles north of Cardiff, and 378 miles north of London. Stracathro lies just south-west of the Kincardineshire border. Stracathro falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD9 postcode district. The post town for Stracathro is Brechin.

Stracathro on a map

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

Which county is Stracathro in?

Stracathro 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 Stracathro in Angus?

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

Location of Stracathro within Angus

What is the postcode for Stracathro?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Stracathro is DD9 7QE.

Where is Stracathro in DD9?

Stracathro is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DD9 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD9 postcode district.

Location of Stracathro within DD9

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What is the post town for Stracathro?

The post town for Stracathro is Brechin. Stracathro is in the DD9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Brechin.

What is the latitude and longitude of Stracathro?

The centre of Stracathro is located at position 56.77842° latitude and -2.63318° longitude.

Latitude56.77842°
Longitude-2.63318°

What is the easting and northing of Stracathro?

The centre of Stracathro is located at the grid reference easting 361405 and northing 765384 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting361405
Northing765384

What are the nearest towns to Stracathro?

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

3m
Stracathro is 3 miles north of Brechin
7m
Stracathro is 7 miles south-west of Laurencekirk
8m
Stracathro is 8 miles north-west of Montrose
13m
Stracathro is 13 miles north-east of Forfar
14m
Stracathro is 14 miles west of Inverbervie
15m
Stracathro is 15 miles north of Arbroath
16m
Stracathro is 16 miles north-east of Kirriemuir
19m
Stracathro is 19 miles north of Carnoustie
20m
Stracathro is 20 miles south of Banchory
21m
Stracathro is 21 miles south-west of Stonehaven

What are the nearest cities to Stracathro?

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

26m
Stracathro is 26 miles north-east of Dundee
33m
Stracathro is 33 miles south-west of Aberdeen
41m
Stracathro is 41 miles north-east of Perth
61m
Stracathro is 61 miles north of Edinburgh
68m
Stracathro is 68 miles north-east of Stirling
77m
Stracathro is 77 miles south-east of Inverness
88m
Stracathro is 88 miles north-east of Glasgow
131m
Stracathro is 131 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
131m
Stracathro is 131 miles north of Carlisle
139m
Stracathro is 139 miles north of Sunderland

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