Where is Corsback?

Corsback is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, eight miles east of the town of Thurso, 112 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 185 miles north of Edinburgh, 494 miles north of Cardiff, and 508 miles north of London. Corsback falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW14 postcode district. The post town for Corsback is Thurso.

Corsback on a map

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

Which county is Corsback in?

Corsback 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 Corsback in Caithness?

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

Location of Corsback within Caithness

What is the postcode for Corsback?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Corsback is KW14 8XQ.

Where is Corsback in KW14?

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

Location of Corsback within KW14

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What is the post town for Corsback?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Corsback?

The centre of Corsback is located at position 58.62937° latitude and -3.3128° longitude.

Latitude58.62937°
Longitude-3.3128°

What is the easting and northing of Corsback?

The centre of Corsback is located at the grid reference easting 323868 and northing 972019 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting323868
Northing972019

What are the nearest towns to Corsback?

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

8m
Corsback is 8 miles east of Thurso
15m
Corsback is 15 miles north-west of Wick
23m
Corsback is 23 miles south of Stromness
27m
Corsback is 27 miles south-west of Kirkwall
58m
Corsback is 58 miles north-east of Dornoch
63m
Corsback is 63 miles north-east of Tain
63m
Corsback is 63 miles north of Lossiemouth
65m
Corsback is 65 miles north of Burghead
66m
Corsback is 66 miles north of Findochty
67m
Corsback is 67 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Corsback?

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

86m
Corsback is 86 miles north-east of Inverness
112m
Corsback is 112 miles north-west of Aberdeen
151m
Corsback is 151 miles north of Dundee
155m
Corsback is 155 miles north of Perth
175m
Corsback is 175 miles north of Stirling
185m
Corsback is 185 miles north of Edinburgh
194m
Corsback is 194 miles north of Glasgow
259m
Corsback is 259 miles north of Carlisle
261m
Corsback is 261 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
268m
Corsback is 268 miles north of Sunderland

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