Where is Twechar?

Twechar is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, two miles south-west of the town of Kilsyth, nine miles north-east of the major city of Glasgow, 35 miles west of Edinburgh, 312 miles north of Cardiff, and 347 miles north-west of London. Twechar lies two miles north-west of the Lanarkshire border. Twechar falls within the unitary authority of East Dunbartonshire. It is in the G65 postcode district. The post town for Twechar is Glasgow.

Twechar on a map

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

Which county is Twechar in?

Twechar is in the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire, the historic county of Dunbartonshire, and the administrative county of East Dunbartonshire.

Ceremonial CountyDunbartonshire
Historic CountyDunbartonshire
Administrative CountyEast Dunbartonshire

Where is Twechar in Dunbartonshire?

Twechar is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dunbartonshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dunbartonshire.

Location of Twechar within Dunbartonshire

What is the postcode for Twechar?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Twechar is G65 9QA.

Where is Twechar in G65?

Twechar is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the G65 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the G65 postcode district.

Location of Twechar within G65

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What is the post town for Twechar?

The post town for Twechar is Glasgow. Twechar is in the G65 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Glasgow.

What is the latitude and longitude of Twechar?

The centre of Twechar is located at position 55.9564° latitude and -4.08321° longitude.

Latitude55.9564°
Longitude-4.08321°

What is the easting and northing of Twechar?

The centre of Twechar is located at the grid reference easting 270034 and northing 675668 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting270034
Northing675668

What are the nearest towns to Twechar?

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

2m
Twechar is 2 miles south-west of Kilsyth
3m
Twechar is 3 miles east of Kirkintilloch
4m
Twechar is 4 miles west of Cumbernauld
7m
Twechar is 7 miles north-east of Bishopbriggs
7m
Twechar is 7 miles north of Coatbridge
7m
Twechar is 7 miles north-west of Airdrie
8m
Twechar is 8 miles south-west of Denny
9m
Twechar is 9 miles east of Milngavie
9m
Twechar is 9 miles north of Uddingston
10m
Twechar is 10 miles north of Bellshill

What are the nearest cities to Twechar?

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

9m
Twechar is 9 miles north-east of Glasgow
12m
Twechar is 12 miles south-west of Stirling
35m
Twechar is 35 miles west of Edinburgh
39m
Twechar is 39 miles south-west of Perth
55m
Twechar is 55 miles south-west of Dundee
86m
Twechar is 86 miles north-west of Carlisle
106m
Twechar is 106 miles south of Inverness
112m
Twechar is 112 miles south-west of Aberdeen
118m
Twechar is 118 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
128m
Twechar is 128 miles north-west of Durham

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