Where is Wasbister?

Wasbister is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, four miles north of the town of Stromness, 136 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 212 miles north of Edinburgh, 521 miles north of Cardiff, and 533 miles north of London. Wasbister falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW16 postcode district. The post town for Wasbister is Stromness.

Wasbister on a map

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

Which county is Wasbister in?

Wasbister 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 Wasbister in Orkney?

Wasbister is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Orkney, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Orkney.

Location of Wasbister within Orkney

What is the postcode for Wasbister?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Wasbister is KW16 3HY.

Where is Wasbister in KW16?

Wasbister is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the KW16 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW16 postcode district.

Location of Wasbister within KW16

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What is the post town for Wasbister?

The post town for Wasbister is Stromness. Wasbister is in the KW16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stromness.

What is the latitude and longitude of Wasbister?

The centre of Wasbister is located at position 59.01742° latitude and -3.25775° longitude.

Latitude59.01742°
Longitude-3.25775°

What is the easting and northing of Wasbister?

The centre of Wasbister is located at the grid reference easting 327876 and northing 1015164 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting327876
Northing1015164

What are the nearest towns to Wasbister?

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

4m
Wasbister is 4 miles north of Stromness
11m
Wasbister is 11 miles west of Kirkwall
31m
Wasbister is 31 miles north of Thurso
40m
Wasbister is 40 miles north of Wick
83m
Wasbister is 83 miles north of Dornoch
88m
Wasbister is 88 miles north of Tain
90m
Wasbister is 90 miles north of Lossiemouth
91m
Wasbister is 91 miles north of Burghead
92m
Wasbister is 92 miles north of Findochty
93m
Wasbister is 93 miles north of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to Wasbister?

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

112m
Wasbister is 112 miles north of Inverness
136m
Wasbister is 136 miles north of Aberdeen
177m
Wasbister is 177 miles north of Dundee
182m
Wasbister is 182 miles north of Perth
202m
Wasbister is 202 miles north of Stirling
212m
Wasbister is 212 miles north of Edinburgh
221m
Wasbister is 221 miles north of Glasgow
286m
Wasbister is 286 miles north of Carlisle
286m
Wasbister is 286 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
293m
Wasbister is 293 miles north of Sunderland

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