1. West Calder

Where is West Calder?

West Calder is located in the county of West Lothian, Scotland, two miles south-east of the town of Blackburn, 26 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 17 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 303 miles north of Cardiff, and 331 miles north-west of London. West Calder lies three miles north-east of the Lanarkshire border, and was historically in the county of Midlothian. West Calder falls within the unitary authority of West Lothian. It is in the EH55 postcode district. The post town for West Calder is West Calder.

West Calder on a map

Bounding box showing extent of West Calder
Location of West Calder within the UK

Which county is West Calder in?

West Calder is in the ceremonial county of West Lothian, the historic county of Midlothian, and the administrative county of West Lothian.

Ceremonial CountyWest Lothian
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyWest Lothian

Where is West Calder in West Lothian?

West Calder is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Lothian, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of West Lothian.

Location of West Calder within West Lothian

What is the postcode for West Calder?

The nearest postcode to the centre of West Calder is EH55 8DP.

Where is West Calder in EH55?

West Calder is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the EH55 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the EH55 postcode district.

Location of West Calder within EH55

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What is the post town for West Calder?

The post town for West Calder is West Calder. West Calder is in the EH55 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of West Calder.

What is the latitude and longitude of West Calder?

The centre of West Calder is located at position 55.85088° latitude and -3.57318° longitude.

Latitude55.85088°
Longitude-3.57318°

What is the easting and northing of West Calder?

The centre of West Calder is located at the grid reference easting 301607 and northing 663083 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting301607
Northing663083

What are the nearest towns to West Calder?

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

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West Calder is 2 miles south-east of Blackburn
3m
West Calder is 3 miles south-west of Livingston
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West Calder is 4 miles south-east of Bathgate
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West Calder is 4 miles east of Whitburn
6m
West Calder is 6 miles south-east of Armadale
7m
West Calder is 7 miles south-west of Broxburn
9m
West Calder is 9 miles south of Linlithgow
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West Calder is 11 miles south-west of Queensferry
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West Calder is 12 miles south of Bo'ness
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West Calder is 13 miles south-east of Grangemouth

What are the nearest cities to West Calder?

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

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West Calder is 17 miles south-west of Edinburgh
23m
West Calder is 23 miles south-east of Stirling
26m
West Calder is 26 miles east of Glasgow
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West Calder is 38 miles south of Perth
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West Calder is 48 miles south-west of Dundee
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West Calder is 71 miles north of Carlisle
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West Calder is 98 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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West Calder is 106 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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West Calder is 108 miles north-west of Durham
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West Calder is 108 miles north-west of Sunderland

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