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Auchorn Square in Bower

Auchorn Square is a Street in the Caithness village of Bower and measures approximately 117 metres long.

There is only one street named Auchorn Square making it unique in Great Britain.

Auchorn Square is within the area of Highland Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

The average elevation of Auchorn Square is roughly 31.13 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 32.60 and the lowest point being 30.60. A change of 2.00 metres.

Auchorn Square has the postcodes of KW1 4TL and KW1 4TN.

Auchorn Square is located within the county of Caithness which is within the proud nation of Scotland. 503.5 miles North from the centre of London, 81.09 miles North East from the centre of Inverness, 106.98 miles North West from the centre of Aberdeen and 145.01 miles North from the centre of Dundee.

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Walking DistancesBlue Circle = 5 Minutes Walk (400 metres)
Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Auchorn Square

Sunrise08:13
Sunset17:39

We have found postcodes for Auchorn Square.

KW1 4TL
KW1 4TN

Latest Weather Conditions for Auchorn Square

Observed at Weather Station:Wick John O Groats Airport 25 October 2020 at 08:00 (10.34 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:9.1°C (73.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (21 mph)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Auchorn Square above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
31.1330.6032.602.00

Frequently asked Questions for Auchorn Square

What Council (Local Authority) is Auchorn Square in?

Auchorn Square is located within the local authority area of Highland Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Auchorn Square in?

Auchorn Square is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Auchorn Square in?

Auchorn Square is located within the ward of Landward Caithness.

What County is Auchorn Square in?

Auchorn Square is located within the ceremonial county of Caithness.

What Constituency is Auchorn Square in?

Auchorn Square is located within the constituency of Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross.

What Part of the UK is Auchorn Square in?

Auchorn Square is located within the historic nation of Scotland.

What County Council area is Auchorn Square in?

Auchorn Square is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Auchorn Square in?

Auchorn Square is located within the Scotland Police area.

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Location Details

Auchorn Square
Map showing the location of Auchorn Square
Latitude58.547621
Longitude-3.312509
OS Easting (X):323617
OS Northing (Y):962878
OS Grid Reference:ND236629

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Auchorn Square

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeS00117677
ONS Area NameRural Workers and Families
LSOA Code:S01010789
LSOA Name:Caithness North East - 03
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:S02002029
MSOA Name:Caithness North East
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Thurso Superstore
Millbank Rd, Thurso, KW14 8PS
0345 671 9360
Distance: 7.96 Miles
Directions from Auchorn Square to Tesco Thurso Superstore
Tesco Wick Superstore
North Rd, Wick, KW1 4QS
0345 677 9892
Distance: 10.2 Miles
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 Telephone Information

Area Code

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 1.9 1.7 5.7 N 18

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Highland Council
Visit the Council's Website
Glenurquhart Road, Inverness, IV3 5NX
Send email
Telephone Number: 01349 886606
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Jamie Stone
Details for the MP Jamie Stone on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Jamie Stone won with a majority of 204 the result was LD hold. The total electorate was 46,930
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Landward Caithness Ward
Community Council: Bower
Ceremonial County: Caithness

Nearest Car Parks

Dunnet Bay South Car Park
Dunnet Bay, Castletown
Castletown
KW14 8UT
Distance: 3.92 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Traill Street Car Park
Traill Street, Castletown
Castletown
KW14 8UG
Distance: 4.23 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Dunnet Bay Car Park
Dunnet Bay, Castletown
Castletown
KW14 8XD
Distance: 4.41 km (click for directions)
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Loch Watten Car Park
Loch Watten, Watten
Watten
KW1 5UJ
Distance: 4.94 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
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Nearest Schools

Schools near Auchorn Square
Name Address Postcode Telephone Type Distance (Km)
Bower Primary School Bowermadden, By Wick, Caithness, KW1 4TT 01955 641225 Primary School 1.65 Km
Castletown Primary School Castletown, Thurso KW14 8UA 01847 821256 Primary School 5.85 Km
Watten Primary School Watten, by Wick KW1 5YJ 01955 621287 Primary School 8.44 Km
Crossroads Primary School Dunnet, Thurso KW14 8XP 01847 851629 Primary School 10.38 Km

Data accessed from gov.scot 08-08-2019

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Doctors near Auchorn Square

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Canisbay & Castletown Joint Medical Practice Canisbay & Castletown Joint Medical Practice, Murrayfield, Castletown, KW14 8TY 01847 821 205 6.62 Km View Directions

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Nearest Libraries

Thurso Library
Davidsons Lane, Thurso, KW147AF
Telephone:
Distance: 8.21 Miles
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Wick Library
Carnegie Public Library, Sinclair Terrace, Wick, KW15AB
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Distance: 10.88 Miles
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Directions from Auchorn Square to Wick Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Georgemas Junction Station is 5.56 miles away.

Address: Georgemas Junction station, off the A9, near Halkirk, Highland, KW12 6HH

Georgemas Junction is situated on the Far North Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Georgemas Junction Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Auchorn Square to Georgemas Junction Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alness02:49:00
Altnabreac00:16:00
Ardgay02:07:00
Beauly03:24:00
Brora01:15:00
Conon Bridge03:11:00
Culrain02:01:00
Dingwall03:00:00
Dunrobin Castle01:21:00
Fearn02:29:00
Forsinard00:26:00
Golspie01:25:00
Helmsdale00:59:00
Invergordon02:41:00
Inverness03:33:00
Invershin02:00:00
Kildonan00:46:00
Kinbrace00:36:00
Lairg01:51:00
Muir of Ord03:12:00
Rogart01:35:00
Scotscalder00:06:00
Tain02:23:00
Thurso00:14:00
Wick00:17:00

Thurso Station is 8.28 miles away.

Address: Thurso station, Princes Street, Thurso, Highland, KW14 7DL

Thurso is situated on the Far North Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Thurso Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Auchorn Square to Thurso Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alness03:02:00
Altnabreac00:29:00
Ardgay02:20:00
Beauly03:37:00
Brora01:28:00
Conon Bridge03:24:00
Culrain02:14:00
Dingwall03:13:00
Dunrobin Castle01:34:00
Fearn02:42:00
Forsinard00:39:00
Georgemas Junction00:13:00
Golspie01:38:00
Helmsdale01:12:00
Invergordon02:54:00
Inverness03:46:00
Invershin02:13:00
Kildonan00:59:00
Kinbrace00:49:00
Lairg02:04:00
Muir of Ord03:25:00
Rogart01:48:00
Scotscalder00:19:00
Tain02:36:00
Wick00:29:00

Scotscalder Station is 9.73 miles away.

Address: Scotscalder station, off B870, near Westerdale, Highland, KW12 6YH

Scotscalder is situated on the Far North Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Scotscalder Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Auchorn Square to Scotscalder Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alness02:43:00
Altnabreac00:10:00
Ardgay02:01:00
Beauly03:18:00
Brora01:09:00
Conon Bridge03:05:00
Culrain01:55:00
Dingwall02:57:00
Dunrobin Castle01:15:00
Fearn02:23:00
Forsinard00:20:00
Georgemas Junction00:22:30
Golspie01:19:00
Helmsdale00:53:00
Invergordon02:36:30
Inverness03:30:00
Invershin01:54:00
Kildonan00:40:00
Kinbrace00:30:00
Lairg01:45:00
Muir of Ord03:09:30
Rogart01:29:00
Tain02:17:00
Thurso00:23:00
Wick00:52:00

Wick Station is 10.66 miles away.

Address: Wick station, Station Road, Wick, Highland, KW1 4QT

Wick is situated on the Far North Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Wick Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Auchorn Square to Wick Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alness03:34:00
Altnabreac01:01:00
Ardgay02:52:00
Beauly04:09:00
Brora02:00:00
Conon Bridge03:56:00
Culrain02:46:00
Dingwall03:45:00
Dunrobin Castle02:06:00
Fearn03:14:00
Forsinard01:11:00
Georgemas Junction00:31:30
Golspie02:10:00
Helmsdale01:44:00
Invergordon03:26:00
Inverness04:18:00
Invershin02:45:00
Kildonan01:31:00
Kinbrace01:21:00
Lairg02:36:00
Muir of Ord03:57:00
Rogart02:20:00
Scotscalder00:51:00
Tain03:08:00
Thurso00:32:00

Nearest Airports

Wick Airport is 10.29 miles away Directions from Auchorn Square to Wick Airport
Kirkwall (Orkney) Airport is 31.67 miles away Directions from Auchorn Square to Kirkwall (Orkney) Airport
Stronsay Airport is 48.3 miles away Directions from Auchorn Square to Stronsay Airport
Eday Airport is 48.61 miles away Directions from Auchorn Square to Eday Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gills Bay Ferry Terminal is 8.34 miles away

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Scrabster Ferry Terminal is 9.44 miles away

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John O? Groats Ferry Terminal is 10.98 miles away

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Longhope Orkney Ferry Terminal is 17.87 miles away

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