1. Torwood

Where is Torwood?

Torwood is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, two miles north-east of the town of Denny, 19 miles north-east of the major city of Glasgow, 27 miles west of Edinburgh, 317 miles north of Cardiff, and 348 miles north-west of London. Torwood lies four miles south-west of the Clackmannan border, and was historically in the county of Stirlingshire. Torwood falls within the unitary authority of Falkirk. It is in the FK5 postcode district. The post town for Torwood is Larbert.

Torwood on a map

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

Which county is Torwood in?

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

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyStirlingshire
Administrative CountyFalkirk

Where is Torwood in Stirling and Falkirk?

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

Location of Torwood within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Torwood?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Torwood is FK5 4SN.

Where is Torwood in FK5?

Torwood is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the FK5 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the FK5 postcode district.

Location of Torwood within FK5

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What is the post town for Torwood?

The post town for Torwood is Larbert. Torwood is in the FK5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Larbert.

What is the latitude and longitude of Torwood?

The centre of Torwood is located at position 56.04345° latitude and -3.86471° longitude.

Latitude56.04345°
Longitude-3.86471°

What is the easting and northing of Torwood?

The centre of Torwood is located at the grid reference easting 283935 and northing 684966 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting283935
Northing684966

What are the nearest towns to Torwood?

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

2m
Torwood is 2 miles north-east of Denny
4m
Torwood is 4 miles north-west of Falkirk
6m
Torwood is 6 miles south-west of Alloa
6m
Torwood is 6 miles west of Grangemouth
6m
Torwood is 6 miles south-west of Clackmannan
8m
Torwood is 8 miles south of Alva
8m
Torwood is 8 miles south of Bridge of Allan
8m
Torwood is 8 miles north-east of Cumbernauld
9m
Torwood is 9 miles north-east of Kilsyth
9m
Torwood is 9 miles south-west of Tillicoultry

What are the nearest cities to Torwood?

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

6m
Torwood is 6 miles south-east of Stirling
19m
Torwood is 19 miles north-east of Glasgow
27m
Torwood is 27 miles west of Edinburgh
29m
Torwood is 29 miles south-west of Perth
45m
Torwood is 45 miles south-west of Dundee
88m
Torwood is 88 miles north-west of Carlisle
100m
Torwood is 100 miles south of Inverness
102m
Torwood is 102 miles south-west of Aberdeen
115m
Torwood is 115 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
125m
Torwood is 125 miles north-west of Durham

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