Back Road

Postcode: KW16 3EQ

Back Road is a street which is within the electoral area of Stromness and South Isles Ward in the administration area of Orkney Islands Council located in the Scotland Euro Region of the UK.

Back Road is located 530.87 miles North from the centre of London, 107.73 miles North from the centre of Inverness, 133.18 miles North from the centre of Aberdeen and 173.38 miles North from the centre of Dundee.

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KW16 3EQ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Back Road is approximately 0.276193 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Back Road is an unnamed tidal river which is approximately 1.20792 kilometres away
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01856 - Orkney
water

Water and Drainage Details

Scottish Water
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Healthcare and Education

Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Stromness Library

Hellihole Road, Stromness, KW163DY
Telephone: 01856 850907
Distance: 0.21 Kilometres
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Directions from Back Road to Stromness Library

Thurso Library

Davidsons Lane, Thurso, KW147AF
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Distance: 42.71 Kilometres
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Directions from Back Road to Thurso Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Thurso Station is 42.93 Kilometers away

Directions from Back Road to Thurso

Thurso station is operated by ScotRail in the Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross area on the Far North and Kyle Line stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alness • Altnabreac • Ardgay • Beauly • Brora • Conon Bridge • Culrain • Dingwall • Dunrobin Castle • Fearn • Forsinard • Georgemas Junction • Golspie • Helmsdale • Invergordon • Inverness • Invershin • Kildonan • Kinbrace • Lairg • Muir Of Ord • Rogart • Scotscalder • Tain • Wick

Georgemas Junction Station is 50.2 Kilometers away

Directions from Back Road to Georgemas Junction

Georgemas Junction station is operated by ScotRail in the Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross area on the Far North and Kyle Line stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alness • Altnabreac • Ardgay • Beauly • Brora • Conon Bridge • Culrain • Dingwall • Dunrobin Castle • Fearn • Forsinard • Golspie • Helmsdale • Invergordon • Inverness • Invershin • Kildonan • Kinbrace • Lairg • Muir Of Ord • Rogart • Scotscalder • Tain • Thurso • Wick

Airports

Nearest Airports

Kirkwall (Orkney) Airport is 23.09 Kilometers away Directions from Back Road to Kirkwall (Orkney) Airport
Eday Airport is 40.14 Kilometers away Directions from Back Road to Eday Airport
Stronsay Airport is 43.74 Kilometers away Directions from Back Road to Stronsay Airport
Westray Airport is 48.01 Kilometers away Directions from Back Road to Westray Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal is 0.86 Kilometers away
Directions from Back Road to Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal
Graemsay Orkney Ferry Terminal is 3.78 Kilometers away
Directions from Back Road to Graemsay Orkney Ferry Terminal
North Hoy Orkney Ferry Terminal is 4.76 Kilometers away
Directions from Back Road to North Hoy Orkney Ferry Terminal
Houton Orkney Ferry Terminal is 8.37 Kilometers away
Directions from Back Road to Houton Orkney Ferry Terminal
Motorways

Motorways

Nearest Motorway Junctions

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-Operative Food

Co-Operative Food, Ferry Road, Stromness, KW16 3AE
Distance: 0.85 Kilometres
Directions from Back Road to Co-Operative Food

The Cooperative Food

Dounby Stores, Dounby, KW17 2HT
Distance: 12.86 Kilometres
Directions from Back Road to The Cooperative Food

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Craft Centre

Attraction Name: Tate & Style
Distance: 0.51 (km)
Directions from Back Road to Tate & Style

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Pier Arts Centre
Distance: 0.73 (km)
Directions from Back Road to Pier Arts Centre

Museum

Attraction Name: Stomness Museum
Distance: 1.05 (km)
Directions from Back Road to Stomness Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Unstan Chambered Cairn
Distance: 4.36 (km)
Directions from Back Road to Unstan Chambered Cairn

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Orkney Islands
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School Place
Kirkwall
Orkney
KW15 1NY
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Telephone Number: 01856 873 535
Within the electoral area of Stromness and South Isles Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Orkney and Shetland
The Member of Parliament is Carmichael, Alistair

Location details

Location Details

Back Road

OS Reference: 325014, 1008704
OS Grid Reference: HY250087
Latitude and Longitude: 58.959356607064, -3.303830594509
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.276193 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Back Road

Map Number: 7
Map Name: Orkney - Southern Isles
Stromness
Orkney Islands
Scotland
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