Where is Easter Head?

Easter Head is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, seven miles north-east of the town of Thurso, 115 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 188 miles north of Edinburgh, 497 miles north of Cardiff, and 511 miles north of London. Easter Head falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW14 postcode district. The post town for Easter Head is Thurso.

Easter Head on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Easter Head
Location of Easter Head within the UK

Which county is Easter Head in?

Easter Head 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 Easter Head in Caithness?

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

Location of Easter Head within Caithness

What is the postcode for Easter Head?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Easter Head is KW14 8XS.

Where is Easter Head in KW14?

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

Location of Easter Head within KW14

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What is the post town for Easter Head?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Easter Head?

The centre of Easter Head is located at position 58.67042° latitude and -3.37639° longitude.

Latitude58.67042°
Longitude-3.37639°

What is the easting and northing of Easter Head?

The centre of Easter Head is located at the grid reference easting 320270 and northing 976664 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting320270
Northing976664

What are the nearest towns to Easter Head?

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

7m
Easter Head is 7 miles north-east of Thurso
19m
Easter Head is 19 miles north-west of Wick
20m
Easter Head is 20 miles south of Stromness
26m
Easter Head is 26 miles south-west of Kirkwall
60m
Easter Head is 60 miles north-east of Dornoch
64m
Easter Head is 64 miles north-east of Tain
66m
Easter Head is 66 miles north of Lossiemouth
67m
Easter Head is 67 miles north of Burghead
69m
Easter Head is 69 miles north of Findochty
70m
Easter Head is 70 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Easter Head?

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

88m
Easter Head is 88 miles north of Inverness
115m
Easter Head is 115 miles north-west of Aberdeen
154m
Easter Head is 154 miles north of Dundee
157m
Easter Head is 157 miles north of Perth
178m
Easter Head is 178 miles north of Stirling
188m
Easter Head is 188 miles north of Edinburgh
197m
Easter Head is 197 miles north of Glasgow
262m
Easter Head is 262 miles north of Carlisle
264m
Easter Head is 264 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
271m
Easter Head is 271 miles north of Sunderland

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