Where is Throsk?

Throsk is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, two miles south-west of the town of Alloa, 22 miles north-east of the major city of Glasgow, 27 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 321 miles north of Cardiff, and 352 miles north-west of London. Throsk lies just south-west of the Clackmannan border, and was historically in the county of Stirlingshire. Throsk falls within the unitary authority of Stirling. It is in the FK7 postcode district. The post town for Throsk is Stirling.

Throsk on a map

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

Which county is Throsk in?

Throsk is in the ceremonial county of Stirling and Falkirk, the historic county of Stirlingshire, and the administrative county of Stirling.

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyStirlingshire
Administrative CountyStirling

Where is Throsk in Stirling and Falkirk?

Throsk is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk, and towards the easternmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk.

Location of Throsk within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Throsk?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Throsk is FK7 7NP.

Where is Throsk in FK7?

Throsk is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the FK7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the FK7 postcode district.

Location of Throsk within FK7

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What is the post town for Throsk?

The post town for Throsk is Stirling. Throsk is in the FK7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stirling.

What is the latitude and longitude of Throsk?

The centre of Throsk is located at position 56.10234° latitude and -3.84612° longitude.

Latitude56.10234°
Longitude-3.84612°

What is the easting and northing of Throsk?

The centre of Throsk is located at the grid reference easting 285269 and northing 691487 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting285269
Northing691487

What are the nearest towns to Throsk?

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

2m
Throsk is 2 miles south-west of Alloa
4m
Throsk is 4 miles west of Clackmannan
4m
Throsk is 4 miles south-west of Alva
5m
Throsk is 5 miles south-east of Bridge of Allan
5m
Throsk is 5 miles south-west of Tillicoultry
6m
Throsk is 6 miles north-east of Denny
7m
Throsk is 7 miles north-west of Grangemouth
8m
Throsk is 8 miles south-east of Dunblane
8m
Throsk is 8 miles north of Falkirk
8m
Throsk is 8 miles south-west of Dollar

What are the nearest cities to Throsk?

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

4m
Throsk is 4 miles east of Stirling
22m
Throsk is 22 miles north-east of Glasgow
26m
Throsk is 26 miles south-west of Perth
27m
Throsk is 27 miles north-west of Edinburgh
42m
Throsk is 42 miles south-west of Dundee
91m
Throsk is 91 miles north of Carlisle
96m
Throsk is 96 miles south of Inverness
99m
Throsk is 99 miles south-west of Aberdeen
117m
Throsk is 117 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
127m
Throsk is 127 miles north-west of Sunderland

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