Where is Toab?

Toab is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, seven miles south-east of the town of Kirkwall, 125 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 206 miles north of Edinburgh, 515 miles north of Cardiff, and 523 miles north of London. Toab falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Toab is Orkney.

Toab on a map

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

Which county is Toab in?

Toab 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 Toab in Orkney?

Toab is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Orkney, and towards the easternmost extremity of Orkney.

Location of Toab within Orkney

What is the postcode for Toab?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Toab is KW17 2QG.

Where is Toab in KW17?

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

Location of Toab within KW17

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What is the post town for Toab?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Toab?

The centre of Toab is located at position 58.91771° latitude and -2.82177° longitude.

Latitude58.91771°
Longitude-2.82177°

What is the easting and northing of Toab?

The centre of Toab is located at the grid reference easting 352774 and northing 1003671 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting352774
Northing1003671

What are the nearest towns to Toab?

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

7m
Toab is 7 miles south-east of Kirkwall
17m
Toab is 17 miles east of Stromness
34m
Toab is 34 miles north-east of Thurso
34m
Toab is 34 miles north of Wick
84m
Toab is 84 miles north-east of Dornoch
84m
Toab is 84 miles north of Lossiemouth
84m
Toab is 84 miles north of Findochty
85m
Toab is 85 miles north of Cullen
86m
Toab is 86 miles north of Portsoy
86m
Toab is 86 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Toab?

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

112m
Toab is 112 miles north-east of Inverness
125m
Toab is 125 miles north of Aberdeen
170m
Toab is 170 miles north of Dundee
176m
Toab is 176 miles north of Perth
198m
Toab is 198 miles north of Stirling
206m
Toab is 206 miles north of Edinburgh
218m
Toab is 218 miles north of Glasgow
276m
Toab is 276 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
279m
Toab is 279 miles north of Carlisle
283m
Toab is 283 miles north of Sunderland

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