Where is Calder Mains?

Calder Mains is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, six miles south of the town of Thurso, 109 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 178 miles north of Edinburgh, 487 miles north of Cardiff, and 503 miles north of London. Calder Mains falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW14 postcode district. The post town for Calder Mains is Thurso.

Calder Mains on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Calder Mains
Location of Calder Mains within the UK

Which county is Calder Mains in?

Calder Mains 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 Calder Mains in Caithness?

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

Location of Calder Mains within Caithness

What is the postcode for Calder Mains?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Calder Mains is KW14 7YH.

Where is Calder Mains in KW14?

Calder Mains is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW14 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW14 postcode district.

Location of Calder Mains within KW14

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What is the post town for Calder Mains?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Calder Mains?

The centre of Calder Mains is located at position 58.51796° latitude and -3.56264° longitude.

Latitude58.51796°
Longitude-3.56264°

What is the easting and northing of Calder Mains?

The centre of Calder Mains is located at the grid reference easting 309073 and northing 959927 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting309073
Northing959927

What are the nearest towns to Calder Mains?

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

6m
Calder Mains is 6 miles south of Thurso
18m
Calder Mains is 18 miles west of Wick
32m
Calder Mains is 32 miles south of Stromness
39m
Calder Mains is 39 miles south-west of Kirkwall
47m
Calder Mains is 47 miles north-east of Dornoch
52m
Calder Mains is 52 miles north of Tain
56m
Calder Mains is 56 miles north of Lossiemouth
57m
Calder Mains is 57 miles north of Burghead
60m
Calder Mains is 60 miles north of Cromarty
61m
Calder Mains is 61 miles north of Elgin

What are the nearest cities to Calder Mains?

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

76m
Calder Mains is 76 miles north of Inverness
109m
Calder Mains is 109 miles north-west of Aberdeen
144m
Calder Mains is 144 miles north of Dundee
147m
Calder Mains is 147 miles north of Perth
167m
Calder Mains is 167 miles north of Stirling
178m
Calder Mains is 178 miles north of Edinburgh
185m
Calder Mains is 185 miles north of Glasgow
252m
Calder Mains is 252 miles north of Carlisle
256m
Calder Mains is 256 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
263m
Calder Mains is 263 miles north of Sunderland

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