Where is Collam?

Collam is located in the county of Western Isles, Scotland, 31 miles south-west of the town of Stornoway, 167 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 188 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 462 miles north of Cardiff, and 511 miles north-west of London. Collam was historically in the county of Inverness-shire. Collam falls within the unitary authority of Na h-Eileanan an Iar. It is in the HS3 postcode district. The post town for Collam is Isle of Harris.

Collam on a map

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

Which county is Collam in?

Collam is in the ceremonial county of Western Isles, the historic county of Inverness-shire, and the administrative county of Na h-Eileanan an Iar.

Ceremonial CountyWestern Isles
Historic CountyInverness-shire
Administrative CountyNa h-Eileanan an Iar

Where is Collam in Western Isles?

Collam is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Western Isles, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Western Isles.

Location of Collam within Western Isles

What is the postcode for Collam?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Collam is HS3 3ER.

Where is Collam in HS3?

Collam is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the HS3 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the HS3 postcode district.

Location of Collam within HS3

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What is the post town for Collam?

The post town for Collam is Isle of Harris. Collam is in the HS3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Isle of Harris.

What is the latitude and longitude of Collam?

The centre of Collam is located at position 57.82114° latitude and -6.79971° longitude.

Latitude57.82114°
Longitude-6.79971°

What is the easting and northing of Collam?

The centre of Collam is located at the grid reference easting 115115 and northing 891398 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting115115
Northing891398

What are the nearest towns to Collam?

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

31m
Collam is 31 miles south-west of Stornoway
87m
Collam is 87 miles north of Tobermory
89m
Collam is 89 miles west of Dingwall
94m
Collam is 94 miles north-west of Fort William
95m
Collam is 95 miles west of Alness
98m
Collam is 98 miles west of Invergordon
100m
Collam is 100 miles west of Fortrose
101m
Collam is 101 miles west of Tain
102m
Collam is 102 miles west of Dornoch
103m
Collam is 103 miles west of Cromarty

What are the nearest cities to Collam?

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

98m
Collam is 98 miles west of Inverness
160m
Collam is 160 miles north-west of Stirling
160m
Collam is 160 miles north-west of Perth
167m
Collam is 167 miles north-west of Glasgow
172m
Collam is 172 miles north-west of Dundee
181m
Collam is 181 miles west of Aberdeen
188m
Collam is 188 miles north-west of Edinburgh
251m
Collam is 251 miles north-west of Carlisle
280m
Collam is 280 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
290m
Collam is 290 miles north-west of Sunderland

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