Where is Jamestown?

Jamestown is located in the county of Ross and Cromarty, Scotland, five miles west of the town of Dingwall, 96 miles west of the major city of Aberdeen, 123 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 425 miles north of Cardiff, and 455 miles north-west of London. Jamestown lies five miles north of the Inverness border. Jamestown falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the IV14 postcode district. The post town for Jamestown is Strathpeffer.

Jamestown on a map

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

Which county is Jamestown in?

Jamestown is in the ceremonial county of Ross and Cromarty, the historic county of Ross and Cromarty, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyRoss and Cromarty
Historic CountyRoss and Cromarty
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is Jamestown in Ross and Cromarty?

Jamestown is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Ross and Cromarty, and towards the easternmost extremity of Ross and Cromarty.

Location of Jamestown within Ross and Cromarty

What is the postcode for Jamestown?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Jamestown is IV14 9ER.

Where is Jamestown in IV14?

Jamestown is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the IV14 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the IV14 postcode district.

Location of Jamestown within IV14

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What is the post town for Jamestown?

The post town for Jamestown is Strathpeffer. Jamestown is in the IV14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Strathpeffer.

What is the latitude and longitude of Jamestown?

The centre of Jamestown is located at position 57.5731° latitude and -4.54833° longitude.

Latitude57.5731°
Longitude-4.54833°

What is the easting and northing of Jamestown?

The centre of Jamestown is located at the grid reference easting 247698 and northing 856532 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting247698
Northing856532

What are the nearest towns to Jamestown?

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

5m
Jamestown is 5 miles west of Dingwall
14m
Jamestown is 14 miles south-west of Alness
16m
Jamestown is 16 miles west of Fortrose
16m
Jamestown is 16 miles south-west of Invergordon
20m
Jamestown is 20 miles west of Cromarty
25m
Jamestown is 25 miles south-west of Tain
25m
Jamestown is 25 miles west of Nairn
29m
Jamestown is 29 miles south-west of Dornoch
35m
Jamestown is 35 miles west of Forres
38m
Jamestown is 38 miles north-west of Aviemore

What are the nearest cities to Jamestown?

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

14m
Jamestown is 14 miles north-west of Inverness
92m
Jamestown is 92 miles north-west of Perth
96m
Jamestown is 96 miles west of Aberdeen
97m
Jamestown is 97 miles north-west of Dundee
104m
Jamestown is 104 miles north of Stirling
119m
Jamestown is 119 miles north of Glasgow
123m
Jamestown is 123 miles north-west of Edinburgh
196m
Jamestown is 196 miles north of Carlisle
212m
Jamestown is 212 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
221m
Jamestown is 221 miles north-west of Sunderland

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