Where is Cantray?

Cantray is located in the county of Inverness, Scotland, seven miles south-east of the town of Fortrose, 76 miles west of the major city of Aberdeen, 112 miles north of Edinburgh, 418 miles north of Cardiff, and 442 miles north of London. Cantray lies just west of the Nairn border, and was historically in the county of Inverness-shire. Cantray falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the IV2 postcode district. The post town for Cantray is Inverness.

Cantray on a map

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

Which county is Cantray in?

Cantray is in the ceremonial county of Inverness, the historic county of Inverness-shire, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyInverness
Historic CountyInverness-shire
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is Cantray in Inverness?

Cantray is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Inverness, and towards the easternmost extremity of Inverness.

Location of Cantray within Inverness

What is the postcode for Cantray?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cantray is IV2 5PP.

Where is Cantray in IV2?

Cantray is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the IV2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the IV2 postcode district.

Location of Cantray within IV2

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What is the post town for Cantray?

The post town for Cantray is Inverness. Cantray is in the IV2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Inverness.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cantray?

The centre of Cantray is located at position 57.50812° latitude and -4.00337° longitude.

Latitude57.50812°
Longitude-4.00337°

What is the easting and northing of Cantray?

The centre of Cantray is located at the grid reference easting 280069 and northing 848208 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting280069
Northing848208

What are the nearest towns to Cantray?

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

7m
Cantray is 7 miles south-east of Fortrose
7m
Cantray is 7 miles south-west of Nairn
12m
Cantray is 12 miles south of Cromarty
14m
Cantray is 14 miles south-east of Invergordon
16m
Cantray is 16 miles south-east of Alness
16m
Cantray is 16 miles south-west of Forres
17m
Cantray is 17 miles south-east of Dingwall
19m
Cantray is 19 miles north-west of Grantown-on-Spey
21m
Cantray is 21 miles south of Tain
23m
Cantray is 23 miles north of Aviemore

What are the nearest cities to Cantray?

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

9m
Cantray is 9 miles east of Inverness
76m
Cantray is 76 miles west of Aberdeen
80m
Cantray is 80 miles north of Perth
82m
Cantray is 82 miles north-west of Dundee
96m
Cantray is 96 miles north of Stirling
112m
Cantray is 112 miles north of Edinburgh
114m
Cantray is 114 miles north of Glasgow
186m
Cantray is 186 miles north of Carlisle
198m
Cantray is 198 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
207m
Cantray is 207 miles north-west of Sunderland

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