1. Swanston

Where is Swanston?

Swanston is located in the county of City of Edinburgh, Scotland, three miles north-west of the town of Loanhead, 40 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, four miles south of Edinburgh, 305 miles north of Cardiff, and 328 miles north-west of London. Swanston lies just north-west of the Midlothian border, and was historically in the county of Edinburgh. Swanston falls within the unitary authority of City of Edinburgh. It is in the EH10 postcode district. The post town for Swanston is Edinburgh.

Swanston on a map

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

Which county is Swanston in?

Swanston is in the ceremonial county of City of Edinburgh, the historic county of Edinburgh, and the administrative county of City of Edinburgh.

Ceremonial CountyCity of Edinburgh
Historic CountyEdinburgh
Administrative CountyCity of Edinburgh

Where is Swanston in City of Edinburgh?

Swanston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of City of Edinburgh, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of City of Edinburgh.

Location of Swanston within City of Edinburgh

What is the postcode for Swanston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Swanston is EH10 7DT.

Where is Swanston in EH10?

Swanston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the EH10 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the EH10 postcode district.

Location of Swanston within EH10

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What is the post town for Swanston?

The post town for Swanston is Edinburgh. Swanston is in the EH10 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Edinburgh.

What is the latitude and longitude of Swanston?

The centre of Swanston is located at position 55.89321° latitude and -3.21619° longitude.

Latitude55.89321°
Longitude-3.21619°

What is the easting and northing of Swanston?

The centre of Swanston is located at the grid reference easting 324038 and northing 667344 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting324038
Northing667344

What are the nearest towns to Swanston?

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

3m
Swanston is 3 miles north-west of Loanhead
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Swanston is 4 miles north of Penicuik
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Swanston is 4 miles west of Bonnyrigg
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Swanston is 5 miles west of Dalkeith
7m
Swanston is 7 miles south-west of Musselburgh
10m
Swanston is 10 miles south-east of Queensferry
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Swanston is 10 miles south-west of Prestonpans
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Swanston is 10 miles east of Broxburn
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Swanston is 11 miles west of Tranent
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Swanston is 12 miles south of Burntisland

What are the nearest cities to Swanston?

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

4m
Swanston is 4 miles south of Edinburgh
32m
Swanston is 32 miles south-east of Stirling
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Swanston is 36 miles south of Perth
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Swanston is 40 miles east of Glasgow
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Swanston is 40 miles south of Dundee
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Swanston is 70 miles north of Carlisle
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Swanston is 89 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Swanston is 97 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Swanston is 100 miles north-west of Sunderland
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Swanston is 100 miles north-west of Durham

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