Where is Bower?

Bower is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, eight miles south-east of the town of Thurso, 106 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 179 miles north of Edinburgh, 489 miles north of Cardiff, and 502 miles north of London. Bower falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW1 postcode district. The post town for Bower is Wick.

Bower on a map

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

Which county is Bower in?

Bower 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 Bower in Caithness?

Bower is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Caithness, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Caithness.

Location of Bower within Caithness

What is the postcode for Bower?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bower is KW1 4TS.

Where is Bower in KW1?

Bower is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW1 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW1 postcode district.

Location of Bower within KW1

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What is the post town for Bower?

The post town for Bower is Wick. Bower is in the KW1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wick.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bower?

The centre of Bower is located at position 58.54428° latitude and -3.30833° longitude.

Latitude58.54428°
Longitude-3.30833°

What is the easting and northing of Bower?

The centre of Bower is located at the grid reference easting 323943 and northing 962541 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting323943
Northing962541

What are the nearest towns to Bower?

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

8m
Bower is 8 miles south-east of Thurso
11m
Bower is 11 miles north-west of Wick
29m
Bower is 29 miles south of Stromness
33m
Bower is 33 miles south-west of Kirkwall
53m
Bower is 53 miles north-east of Dornoch
57m
Bower is 57 miles north of Lossiemouth
58m
Bower is 58 miles north-east of Tain
59m
Bower is 59 miles north of Burghead
60m
Bower is 60 miles north of Findochty
61m
Bower is 61 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Bower?

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

81m
Bower is 81 miles north-east of Inverness
106m
Bower is 106 miles north-west of Aberdeen
145m
Bower is 145 miles north of Dundee
149m
Bower is 149 miles north of Perth
170m
Bower is 170 miles north of Stirling
179m
Bower is 179 miles north of Edinburgh
189m
Bower is 189 miles north of Glasgow
253m
Bower is 253 miles north of Carlisle
255m
Bower is 255 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
262m
Bower is 262 miles north of Sunderland

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