Where is Woodhead?

Woodhead is located in the county of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, seven miles north of the town of Oldmeldrum, 22 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 107 miles north of Edinburgh, 413 miles north of Cardiff, and 419 miles north of London. Woodhead falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB53 postcode district. The post town for Woodhead is Turriff.

Woodhead on a map

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

Which county is Woodhead in?

Woodhead is in the ceremonial county of Aberdeenshire, the historic county of Aberdeenshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.

Ceremonial CountyAberdeenshire
Historic CountyAberdeenshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Woodhead in Aberdeenshire?

Woodhead is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Aberdeenshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Aberdeenshire.

Location of Woodhead within Aberdeenshire

What is the postcode for Woodhead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Woodhead is AB53 8PL.

Where is Woodhead in AB53?

Woodhead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the AB53 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the AB53 postcode district.

Location of Woodhead within AB53

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What is the post town for Woodhead?

The post town for Woodhead is Turriff. Woodhead is in the AB53 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Turriff.

What is the latitude and longitude of Woodhead?

The centre of Woodhead is located at position 57.43694° latitude and -2.35069° longitude.

Latitude57.43694°
Longitude-2.35069°

What is the easting and northing of Woodhead?

The centre of Woodhead is located at the grid reference easting 379045 and northing 838566 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting379045
Northing838566

What are the nearest towns to Woodhead?

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

7m
Woodhead is 7 miles north of Oldmeldrum
8m
Woodhead is 8 miles south-east of Turriff
11m
Woodhead is 11 miles north of Inverurie
12m
Woodhead is 12 miles north-west of Ellon
13m
Woodhead is 13 miles south-east of Aberchirder
14m
Woodhead is 14 miles north of Kintore
16m
Woodhead is 16 miles east of Huntly
16m
Woodhead is 16 miles north of Blackburn
17m
Woodhead is 17 miles south of Macduff
17m
Woodhead is 17 miles south of Banff

What are the nearest cities to Woodhead?

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

22m
Woodhead is 22 miles north-west of Aberdeen
70m
Woodhead is 70 miles east of Inverness
72m
Woodhead is 72 miles north of Dundee
83m
Woodhead is 83 miles north-east of Perth
107m
Woodhead is 107 miles north of Edinburgh
109m
Woodhead is 109 miles north-east of Stirling
130m
Woodhead is 130 miles north-east of Glasgow
172m
Woodhead is 172 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
177m
Woodhead is 177 miles north of Carlisle
179m
Woodhead is 179 miles north of Sunderland

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