Where is Barrock?

Barrock is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, nine miles east of the town of Thurso, 111 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 185 miles north of Edinburgh, 494 miles north of Cardiff, and 507 miles north of London. Barrock falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW14 postcode district. The post town for Barrock is Thurso.

Barrock on a map

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

Which county is Barrock in?

Barrock is in the ceremonial county of Caithness, the historic county of Caithness, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyCaithness
Historic CountyCaithness
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is Barrock in Caithness?

Barrock is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Caithness, and towards the easternmost extremity of Caithness.

Location of Barrock within Caithness

What is the postcode for Barrock?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Barrock is KW14 8SZ.

Where is Barrock in KW14?

Barrock is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the KW14 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KW14 postcode district.

Location of Barrock within KW14

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What is the post town for Barrock?

The post town for Barrock is Thurso. Barrock is in the KW14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Thurso.

What is the latitude and longitude of Barrock?

The centre of Barrock is located at position 58.62269° latitude and -3.28116° longitude.

Latitude58.62269°
Longitude-3.28116°

What is the easting and northing of Barrock?

The centre of Barrock is located at the grid reference easting 325691 and northing 971240 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting325691
Northing971240

What are the nearest towns to Barrock?

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

9m
Barrock is 9 miles east of Thurso
14m
Barrock is 14 miles north-west of Wick
24m
Barrock is 24 miles south of Stromness
27m
Barrock is 27 miles south-west of Kirkwall
58m
Barrock is 58 miles north-east of Dornoch
62m
Barrock is 62 miles north of Lossiemouth
63m
Barrock is 63 miles north-east of Tain
64m
Barrock is 64 miles north of Burghead
65m
Barrock is 65 miles north of Findochty
67m
Barrock is 67 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Barrock?

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

86m
Barrock is 86 miles north-east of Inverness
111m
Barrock is 111 miles north-west of Aberdeen
150m
Barrock is 150 miles north of Dundee
154m
Barrock is 154 miles north of Perth
175m
Barrock is 175 miles north of Stirling
185m
Barrock is 185 miles north of Edinburgh
194m
Barrock is 194 miles north of Glasgow
258m
Barrock is 258 miles north of Carlisle
260m
Barrock is 260 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
267m
Barrock is 267 miles north of Sunderland

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