Where is Gillock?

Gillock is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, eight miles south-east of the town of Thurso, 105 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 177 miles north of Edinburgh, 487 miles north of Cardiff, and 501 miles north of London. Gillock falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW1 postcode district. The post town for Gillock is Wick.

Gillock on a map

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

Which county is Gillock in?

Gillock 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 Gillock in Caithness?

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

Location of Gillock within Caithness

What is the postcode for Gillock?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Gillock is KW1 5UT.

Where is Gillock in KW1?

Gillock is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW1 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KW1 postcode district.

Location of Gillock within KW1

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What is the post town for Gillock?

The post town for Gillock is Wick. Gillock is in the KW1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wick.

What is the latitude and longitude of Gillock?

The centre of Gillock is located at position 58.51673° latitude and -3.35566° longitude.

Latitude58.51673°
Longitude-3.35566°

What is the easting and northing of Gillock?

The centre of Gillock is located at the grid reference easting 321126 and northing 959529 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting321126
Northing959529

What are the nearest towns to Gillock?

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

8m
Gillock is 8 miles south-east of Thurso
11m
Gillock is 11 miles north-west of Wick
31m
Gillock is 31 miles south of Stromness
35m
Gillock is 35 miles south-west of Kirkwall
50m
Gillock is 50 miles north-east of Dornoch
55m
Gillock is 55 miles north of Lossiemouth
55m
Gillock is 55 miles north-east of Tain
57m
Gillock is 57 miles north of Burghead
59m
Gillock is 59 miles north of Findochty
60m
Gillock is 60 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Gillock?

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

79m
Gillock is 79 miles north-east of Inverness
105m
Gillock is 105 miles north-west of Aberdeen
143m
Gillock is 143 miles north of Dundee
147m
Gillock is 147 miles north of Perth
168m
Gillock is 168 miles north of Stirling
177m
Gillock is 177 miles north of Edinburgh
187m
Gillock is 187 miles north of Glasgow
251m
Gillock is 251 miles north of Carlisle
254m
Gillock is 254 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
261m
Gillock is 261 miles north of Sunderland

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