Where is Waterbeck?

Waterbeck is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, seven miles east of the town of Lockerbie, 17 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 60 miles south of Edinburgh, 249 miles north of Cardiff, and 277 miles north-west of London. Waterbeck lies six miles north of the Cumbria border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Waterbeck falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG11 postcode district. The post town for Waterbeck is Lockerbie.

Waterbeck on a map

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

Which county is Waterbeck in?

Waterbeck is in the ceremonial county of Dumfries, the historic county of Dumfriesshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyDumfries
Historic CountyDumfriesshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Waterbeck in Dumfries?

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

Location of Waterbeck within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Waterbeck?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Waterbeck is DG11 3HN.

Where is Waterbeck in DG11?

Waterbeck is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG11 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG11 postcode district.

Location of Waterbeck within DG11

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What is the post town for Waterbeck?

The post town for Waterbeck is Lockerbie. Waterbeck is in the DG11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lockerbie.

What is the latitude and longitude of Waterbeck?

The centre of Waterbeck is located at position 55.08744° latitude and -3.17864° longitude.

Latitude55.08744°
Longitude-3.17864°

What is the easting and northing of Waterbeck?

The centre of Waterbeck is located at the grid reference easting 324866 and northing 577634 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting324866
Northing577634

What are the nearest towns to Waterbeck?

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

7m
Waterbeck is 7 miles east of Lockerbie
8m
Waterbeck is 8 miles north-east of Annan
8m
Waterbeck is 8 miles south-west of Langholm
10m
Waterbeck is 10 miles north-west of Longtown
11m
Waterbeck is 11 miles east of Lochmaben
17m
Waterbeck is 17 miles east of Dumfries
17m
Waterbeck is 17 miles north-east of Silloth
18m
Waterbeck is 18 miles north of Wigton
20m
Waterbeck is 20 miles south-east of Moffat
20m
Waterbeck is 20 miles north-west of Brampton

What are the nearest cities to Waterbeck?

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

17m
Waterbeck is 17 miles north-west of Carlisle
60m
Waterbeck is 60 miles south of Edinburgh
63m
Waterbeck is 63 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
67m
Waterbeck is 67 miles west of Durham
68m
Waterbeck is 68 miles south-east of Glasgow
73m
Waterbeck is 73 miles west of Sunderland
73m
Waterbeck is 73 miles north of Lancaster
77m
Waterbeck is 77 miles south of Stirling
91m
Waterbeck is 91 miles south of Perth
94m
Waterbeck is 94 miles north-west of Ripon

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