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Birch Tangle in Kilcreggan

Birch Tangle is a Street in the Dunbartonshire village of Kilcreggan and measures approximately 67 metres long.

There is only one street named Birch Tangle making it unique in Great Britain.

Birch Tangle is within the area of Argyll and Bute Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

The average elevation of Birch Tangle is roughly 63.08 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 70.70 and the lowest point being 55.60. A change of 15.10 metres.

Birch Tangle is located within the county of Dunbartonshire which is within the proud nation of Scotland. 367.81 miles North West from the centre of London, 26.16 miles North West from the centre of Glasgow, 65 miles West from the centre of Edinburgh and 79.01 miles West from the centre of Dundee.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Birch Tangle

Sunrise09:19
Sunset16:53

We have found postcodes for Birch Tangle.

G84 0NX

Latest Weather Conditions for Birch Tangle

Observed at Weather Station:Glasgow/Bishopton 27 November 2020 at 13:00 (14.85 miles away)
Current Weather:Light rain
Temperature and Humidity:6.3°C (86.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:ESE (2 mph)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Birch Tangle above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
63.0855.6070.7015.10

Frequently asked Questions for Birch Tangle

What Council (Local Authority) is Birch Tangle in?

Birch Tangle is located within the local authority area of Argyll and Bute Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Birch Tangle in?

Birch Tangle is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Birch Tangle in?

Birch Tangle is located within the ward of Lomond North.

What County is Birch Tangle in?

Birch Tangle is located within the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire.

What Constituency is Birch Tangle in?

Birch Tangle is located within the constituency of Argyll and Bute.

What Part of the UK is Birch Tangle in?

Birch Tangle is located within the historic nation of Scotland.

What County Council area is Birch Tangle in?

Birch Tangle is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Birch Tangle in?

Birch Tangle is located within the Scotland Police area.

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Location Details

Birch Tangle
Map showing the location of Birch Tangle
Latitude56.015904
Longitude-4.863902
OS Easting (X):221503
OS Northing (Y):684026
OS Grid Reference:NS215840

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Tangle

Nearby Roads

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeS00094358
ONS Area NameOlder Farming Communities
LSOA Code:S01007375
LSOA Name:Garelochhead - 03
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:S02001387
MSOA Name:Garelochhead
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Gourock Kempock Street Local
34 Kempock Street, Gourock, Scotland, PA19 1ND
1475630538
Distance: 4.1 Miles
Directions from Birch Tangle to Sainsburys Gourock Kempock Street Local
Morrisons Dunoon
40 John Street, Dunoon PA23 8BJ
01369 707559
Distance: 5.09 Miles
Directions from Birch Tangle to Morrisons Dunoon
Tesco Helensburgh Metro
23-25 Sinclair St, Helensburgh, G84 8SR
0345 677 9348
Distance: 5.09 Miles
Directions from Birch Tangle to Tesco Helensburgh Metro
Tesco Helensburgh E Clyde Esso Express
135-6 E Clyde St, Helensburgh, G84 7AA
0345 026 9703
Distance: 5.44 Miles
Directions from Birch Tangle to Tesco Helensburgh E Clyde Esso Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01369 - Dunoon
Area Code: 01436 - Helensburgh
Area Code: 01475 - Greenock

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 3.4 3.2 6.6 N 26

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Argyll and Bute Council
Visit the Council's Website
Kilmory, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8RT
Send email
Telephone Number: 01546 602 127
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Brendan O'Hara
Details for the MP Brendan O'Hara on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Brendan O'Hara won with a majority of 4,110 the result was SNP hold. The total electorate was 66,525
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Lomond North Ward
Community Council: Cove & Kilcreggan
Ceremonial County: Dunbartonshire

Nearest Car Parks

Shore Road Car Park
Shore Road, Cove
Cove
G84 0NS
Distance: 1.00 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01546605522
Operated by: Argyll and Bute Council
Opposite Post Office Car Park
Rosneath Road, Kilcreggan
Kilcreggan
G84 0JH
Distance: 2.72 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01546605522
Operated by: Argyll and Bute Council
Pier East Car Park
Shore Road, Kilcreggan
Kilcreggan
G84 0JJ
Distance: 2.72 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01546605522
Operated by: Argyll and Bute Council
Ardentinny Village Car Park
Ardenfield, Ardentinny
Ardentinny
PA23 8TR
Distance: 2.81 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01546605522
Operated by: Argyll and Bute Council
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Nearest Schools

Schools near Birch Tangle
Name Address Postcode Telephone Type Distance (Km)
Kilcreggan Primary School School Road, Kilcreggan, Helensburgh, G84 0HT 01436 842109 Primary School 3.36 Km
Rosneath Primary School Rosneath, Helensburgh G84 0RJ 01436 831354 Primary School 3.78 Km
Strone Primary School Strone, By Dunoon, Argyll, PA23 8RU 01369 840242 Primary School 4.02 Km
Rhu Primary School School Road, Rhu, Helensburgh, G84 8RS 01436 820316 Primary School 5.13 Km
Sandbank Primary Gaelic Unit Sandbank, By Dunoon, Argyll, PA23 8PW 01369 706350 Primary School 6.97 Km
Sandbank Primary School Sandbank, By Dunoon, Argyll, PA23 8PW 01369 706350 Primary School 6.97 Km
Dunoon Grammar School Ardenslate Road, DUNOON, Argyll, PA23 8LU 01369 705010 Secondary School 7.02 Km
Gourock Primary School Davidson Drive, Gourock PA19 1QD 01475 715824 Primary School 7.25 Km
Kirn Primary School Park Road, Kirn, Dunoon, PA23 8EH 01369 702509 Primary School 7.27 Km
St Columba's High School Fletcher Avenue, Gourock PA19 1TP 01475 715250 Secondary School 7.37 Km

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Nearest Hospitals

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Hospitals near Birch Tangle
Cowal Community Hospital 360 Argyll Street, Dunoon PA23 7RL 7.66 Km View Directions
Inverclyde Royal Hospital Larkfield Road, Greenock PA16 0XN 8.64 Km View Directions
Larkfield Unit Inverclyde Royal Hospital, Larkfield Road, Greenock PA16 0XN 8.64 Km View Directions
Orchard View Inverclyde Adult and Older Peoples, Continuing Care Hospital, Larkfield Road, Greenock PA16 0XN 8.64 Km View Directions
Brooksby Day Hospital 18 Greenock Road, Largs KA30 8NE 24.15 Km View Directions

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Birch Tangle

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Dental Practices near Birch Tangle
DENTISTRY ON THE CLYDE 24 Kempock Street, Gourock PA191NA 6.60 Km View Directions
ARGYLL SMILE DENTAL CARE 1 Marine Parade, Kirn, Dunoon, Argyll PA238HE 6.79 Km View Directions
WEIR&MCCLAFFERTY DENTAL CARE Gourock Municipal Buildings, 122 Shore St, Gourock PA191QZ 6.84 Km View Directions
THE HOLLIES DENTAL PRACTICE 143 Alexandra Parade, Dunoon PA238AW 7.48 Km View Directions
PDS DENTAL CLINIC DUNOON Cowal Community Hospital, 360 Argyll St Dunoon PA237RL 7.66 Km View Directions

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Birch Tangle

Name Address Postcode Telephone Distance Map
NHS GP Surgeries in Birch Tangle
Kilcreggan Medical Practice Kilcreggan Medical Practice, The Health Centre, Kilcreggan, , Argyll, G84 0JL 01436 842 156 4.37 Km View Directions
Dr Tittmar And Partner Dr Tittmar and Partner, Riverbank Surgery, Kilmun, , Argyll, PA23 8SE 01369 840 279 5.74 Km View Directions
Gourock Medical Practice Gourock Medical Practice, Gourock Health Centre, 181 Shore Street, , Gourock, PA19 1AQ 01475 607 177 6.76 Km View Directions
Garelochhead Medical Centre Garelochhead Medical Centre, McAulay Place, Feorlin Way, , Garelochhead, G84 0SL 01436 810 370 7.77 Km View Directions
Drs Hall, Brennan & Mclaughlin Drs Hall, Brennan & McLaughlin, 246 Argyll Street, Dunoon, , Argyll, PA23 7HW 01369 703 252 8.14 Km View Directions
Dr Taylor-kavanagh & Partner Dr Taylor-Kavanagh & Partner, 246 Argyll St, Dunoon, , Argyll, PA23 7HW 01369 703 279 8.14 Km View Directions
Church Street Surgery Church Street Surgery, 30 Church Street, Dunoon, , Argyll, PA23 8BG 01369 703 482 8.26 Km View Directions
Ardgowan Medical Practice Ardgowan Medical Practice, 2 Finnart Street, Greenock, PA16 8HW 01475 888 155 9.54 Km View Directions
Mount Pleasant Practice Mount Pleasant Practice, Station View Health Centre, 84 Holmscroft Street, , Greenock, PA15 4DG 01475 884 300 9.71 Km View Directions
The Roxburgh Practice The Roxburgh Practice, Station View Health Centre, 84 Holmscroft Street, , Greenock, PA15 4DG 01475 558 300 9.71 Km View Directions

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Birch Tangle

Name Address Postcode Telephone Map Distance in Km
Chemists near Birch Tangle
Boots UK Ltd Argyll Buildings, Kilcreggan, G84 0JH 01436 842457 View Directions 0.00 miles
Lloyds Pharmacy Limited 118 Shore Street, Gourock PA19 1QZ 01475 639489 View Directions 0.00 miles
Invercoast Ltd 2a Cowal View, Gourock PA19 1EH 01475 638712 View Directions 0.00 miles
Walter Davidson & Sons Ltd Unit 1, Campbell Buildings, Main Road, , Garelochhead, G84 0FL 01436 810002 View Directions 0.00 miles
Edward R Mcanerney (Goldie Ltd) 38 Cardwell Road, Gourock PA19 1UH 01475 632028 View Directions 0.00 miles

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Birch Tangle

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Birch Tangle
5.06 Boots Opticians (helensburgh) 9 West Princes Street G84 8TF
6.14 Boots Opticians (greenock) 43 Hamilton Way PA15 1RQ
19.34 Asda Opticians (linwood) Asda Stores Ltd, Phoenix Retail Park, Linwood Road PA1 2AB
19.39 Boots Opticians (clydebank) 70 Sylvania Way, Clyde Shopping Centre G81 2TL
21.58 Boots Opticians (glasgow - Braehead) 68 Braehead Shopping Centre G51 4BP

Nearest Libraries

Library headquarters
Highland Avenue, Sandbank, Dunoon, PA238PB
Telephone: 01369 703214
Distance: 4.06 Miles
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Gourock Library
Kempock Place, Gourock, PA191QU
Telephone:
Distance: 4.17 Miles
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Dunoon Library
248 Argyll Street, Dunoon, PA237LT
Telephone:
Distance: 4.98 Miles
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Watt Library
9 Union Street, Greenock, PA168JH
Telephone: 01475 715628
Distance: 5.91 Miles
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Directions from Birch Tangle to Watt Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Gourock Station is 4.13 miles away.

Address: Gourock station, The Pier, Station Road, Gourock, PA19 1QR

Gourock is situated on the Inverclyde Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Gourock Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Tangle to Gourock Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bishopton (Renfrewshire)00:23:00
Bogston00:13:00
Cardonald00:41:00
Cartsdyke00:11:00
Fort Matilda00:03:00
Glasgow Central00:44:00
Greenock Central00:08:00
Greenock West00:06:00
Hillington East00:39:00
Hillington West00:35:00
Langbank00:22:00
Paisley Gilmour Street00:31:00
Paisley St James00:32:00
Port Glasgow00:14:00
Woodhall00:18:00

Garelochhead Station is 4.66 miles away.

Address: Garelochhead station, Station Road, Garelochhead, Argyll & Bute, G84 0EG

Garelochhead is situated on the West Highland Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Garelochhead Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Birch Tangle to Garelochhead Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ardlui00:35:00
Arrochar & Tarbet00:20:00
Connel Ferry01:56:00
Crianlarich00:57:00
Dalmally01:23:00
Dalmuir00:39:00
Dumbarton Central00:27:00
Falls of Cruachan01:34:00
Glasgow Queen Street01:00:00
Helensburgh Upper00:12:00
Loch Awe01:29:00
Oban02:09:00
Taynuilt01:45:00
Tyndrum Lower01:05:00

Fort Matilda Station is 4.74 miles away.

Address: Fort Matilda station, Newark Street, Greenock, Inverclyde, PA16 7TS

Fort Matilda is situated on the Inverclyde Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Fort Matilda Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Birch Tangle to Fort Matilda Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bishopton (Renfrewshire)00:20:00
Bogston00:10:00
Cardonald00:40:00
Cartsdyke00:08:00
Glasgow Central00:40:00
Gourock00:04:00
Greenock Central00:05:00
Greenock West00:03:00
Hillington East00:38:00
Hillington West00:32:00
Langbank00:19:00
Paisley Gilmour Street00:28:00
Paisley St James00:29:00
Port Glasgow00:11:00
Woodhall00:15:00

Helensburgh Central Station is 5.13 miles away.

Address: Helensburgh Central station, East Princes Street, Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute, G84 7QF

Helensburgh Central is situated on the North Clyde Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Helensburgh Central Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Tangle to Helensburgh Central Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Airdrie01:10:00
Anniesland00:38:00
Armadale (West Lothian)01:34:00
Bathgate01:26:00
Bellgrove00:54:00
Blackridge01:30:00
Blairhill01:02:00
Caldercruix01:24:00
Cardross00:08:00
Carntyne00:58:00
Charing Cross (Glasgow)00:42:00
Coatbridge Sunnyside01:04:00
Coatdyke01:07:00
Craigendoran00:03:00
Dalmuir00:27:00
Dalreoch00:13:00
Drumchapel00:33:00
Drumgelloch01:13:00
Drumry00:30:00
Dumbarton Central00:15:00
Dumbarton East00:17:00
Easterhouse00:58:00
Edinburgh01:56:00
Edinburgh Park01:44:00
Garrowhill00:55:00
Glasgow Queen Street00:45:00
Haymarket01:51:00
High Street (Glasgow)00:47:00
Hyndland00:36:00
Livingston North01:31:00
Partick00:38:00
Shettleston01:00:00
Singer00:28:00
Uphall01:34:00
Westerton00:35:00

Nearest Airports

Glasgow International Airport is 19.67 miles away Directions from Birch Tangle to Glasgow International Airport
Glasgow Prestwick International Airport is 36.38 miles away Directions from Birch Tangle to Glasgow Prestwick International Airport
Oban (North Connel) Airport is 37.2 miles away Directions from Birch Tangle to Oban (North Connel) Airport
Campbeltown Machrihanish Airport is 50.65 miles away Directions from Birch Tangle to Campbeltown Machrihanish Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blairmore Pier Ferry Terminal is 1.91 miles away

Directions from Birch Tangle to Blairmore Pier Ferry Terminal

Kilcreggan Ferry Terminal is 2.73 miles away

Directions from Birch Tangle to Kilcreggan Ferry Terminal

Dunoon Hunters Quay Ferry Terminal is 3.59 miles away

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Gourock Ferry Terminal is 4.26 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Tangle is approximately miles from the

Junction: M8 J31/A8(T)/A8 - 13.49 Miles Away

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Junction: M8 J30/M898 - 16.72 Miles Away

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Junction: M898 J1/A898(T)/A726/B815 - 16.73 Miles Away

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Junction: M8 J29/A726/A737 - 19.38 Miles Away

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