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Parish of Wick

Wick is a coastal parish, which lies in Highland Council Area, some 16 miles (26 km) southeast of Thurso and 29 miles (47 km) northeast of Helmsdale in Highland.

It is located in the old county of Caithness, which disappeared following the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1974.

The parish has an area of 194.4 sq. km (75 sq. miles) and includes the settlement of Wick. Wick has 4 neighbouring parishes; namely Bower, Canisbay, Latheron and Watten.


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