Where is Janetstown?

Janetstown is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, three miles south-west of the town of Thurso, 112 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 181 miles north of Edinburgh, 490 miles north of Cardiff, and 506 miles north of London. Janetstown falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW14 postcode district. The post town for Janetstown is Thurso.

Janetstown on a map

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

Which county is Janetstown in?

Janetstown 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 Janetstown in Caithness?

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

Location of Janetstown within Caithness

What is the postcode for Janetstown?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Janetstown is KW14 7XG.

Where is Janetstown in KW14?

Janetstown is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW14 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW14 postcode district.

Location of Janetstown within KW14

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What is the post town for Janetstown?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Janetstown?

The centre of Janetstown is located at position 58.5662° latitude and -3.57518° longitude.

Latitude58.5662°
Longitude-3.57518°

What is the easting and northing of Janetstown?

The centre of Janetstown is located at the grid reference easting 308469 and northing 965315 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting308469
Northing965315

What are the nearest towns to Janetstown?

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

3m
Janetstown is 3 miles south-west of Thurso
19m
Janetstown is 19 miles north-west of Wick
29m
Janetstown is 29 miles south of Stromness
36m
Janetstown is 36 miles south-west of Kirkwall
50m
Janetstown is 50 miles north of Dornoch
55m
Janetstown is 55 miles north of Tain
59m
Janetstown is 59 miles north of Lossiemouth
60m
Janetstown is 60 miles north of Burghead
64m
Janetstown is 64 miles north of Cromarty
64m
Janetstown is 64 miles north of Elgin

What are the nearest cities to Janetstown?

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

79m
Janetstown is 79 miles north of Inverness
112m
Janetstown is 112 miles north-west of Aberdeen
148m
Janetstown is 148 miles north of Dundee
150m
Janetstown is 150 miles north of Perth
170m
Janetstown is 170 miles north of Stirling
181m
Janetstown is 181 miles north of Edinburgh
189m
Janetstown is 189 miles north of Glasgow
255m
Janetstown is 255 miles north of Carlisle
259m
Janetstown is 259 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
267m
Janetstown is 267 miles north of Sunderland

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