Where is Widewall?

Widewall is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, 12 miles south of the town of Kirkwall, 119 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 197 miles north of Edinburgh, 507 miles north of Cardiff, and 516 miles north of London. Widewall falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Widewall is Orkney.

Widewall on a map

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

Which county is Widewall in?

Widewall 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 Widewall in Orkney?

Widewall is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Orkney, and towards the easternmost extremity of Orkney.

Location of Widewall within Orkney

Where is Widewall in KW17?

Widewall is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district.

Location of Widewall within KW17

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What is the post town for Widewall?

The post town for Widewall is Orkney. Widewall is in the KW17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Orkney.

What is the latitude and longitude of Widewall?

The centre of Widewall is located at position 58.80486° latitude and -2.9775° longitude.

Latitude58.80486°
Longitude-2.9775°

What is the easting and northing of Widewall?

The centre of Widewall is located at the grid reference easting 343622 and northing 991227 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting343622
Northing991227

What are the nearest towns to Widewall?

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

12m
Widewall is 12 miles south of Kirkwall
16m
Widewall is 16 miles south-east of Stromness
24m
Widewall is 24 miles north-east of Thurso
25m
Widewall is 25 miles north of Wick
75m
Widewall is 75 miles north-east of Dornoch
76m
Widewall is 76 miles north of Lossiemouth
77m
Widewall is 77 miles north of Findochty
77m
Widewall is 77 miles north of Cullen
78m
Widewall is 78 miles north of Buckie
78m
Widewall is 78 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Widewall?

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

102m
Widewall is 102 miles north-east of Inverness
119m
Widewall is 119 miles north of Aberdeen
162m
Widewall is 162 miles north of Dundee
168m
Widewall is 168 miles north of Perth
189m
Widewall is 189 miles north of Stirling
197m
Widewall is 197 miles north of Edinburgh
209m
Widewall is 209 miles north of Glasgow
270m
Widewall is 270 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
271m
Widewall is 271 miles north of Carlisle
277m
Widewall is 277 miles north of Sunderland

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