Where is Tingwall?

Tingwall is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, eight miles north of the town of Kirkwall, 139 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 217 miles north of Edinburgh, 526 miles north of Cardiff, and 536 miles north of London. Tingwall falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Tingwall is Orkney.

Tingwall on a map

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

Which county is Tingwall in?

Tingwall is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.

Ceremonial CountyOrkney
Historic CountyOrkney
Administrative CountyOrkney Islands

Where is Tingwall in Orkney?

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

Location of Tingwall within Orkney

What is the postcode for Tingwall?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Tingwall is KW17 2HD.

Where is Tingwall in KW17?

Tingwall is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district.

Location of Tingwall within KW17

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What is the post town for Tingwall?

The post town for Tingwall is Orkney. Tingwall is in the KW17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Orkney.

What is the latitude and longitude of Tingwall?

The centre of Tingwall is located at position 59.08807° latitude and -3.04862° longitude.

Latitude59.08807°
Longitude-3.04862°

What is the easting and northing of Tingwall?

The centre of Tingwall is located at the grid reference easting 340008 and northing 1022822 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting340008
Northing1022822

What are the nearest towns to Tingwall?

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

8m
Tingwall is 8 miles north of Kirkwall
12m
Tingwall is 12 miles north-east of Stromness
38m
Tingwall is 38 miles north-east of Thurso
45m
Tingwall is 45 miles north of Wick
91m
Tingwall is 91 miles north-east of Dornoch
95m
Tingwall is 95 miles north of Lossiemouth
96m
Tingwall is 96 miles north-east of Tain
96m
Tingwall is 96 miles north of Findochty
97m
Tingwall is 97 miles north of Cullen
97m
Tingwall is 97 miles north of Burghead

What are the nearest cities to Tingwall?

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

119m
Tingwall is 119 miles north of Inverness
139m
Tingwall is 139 miles north of Aberdeen
182m
Tingwall is 182 miles north of Dundee
187m
Tingwall is 187 miles north of Perth
208m
Tingwall is 208 miles north of Stirling
217m
Tingwall is 217 miles north of Edinburgh
227m
Tingwall is 227 miles north of Glasgow
289m
Tingwall is 289 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
290m
Tingwall is 290 miles north of Carlisle
296m
Tingwall is 296 miles north of Sunderland

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