Bower, Highland

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Bower
Bower is located in Caithness
Bower
Bower
 Bower shown within the Caithness area
OS grid reference ND2360
Council area Highland
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
List of places
UK
Scotland

Coordinates: 58°32′50″N 3°18′47″W / 58.5472°N 3.3130°W / 58.5472; -3.3130

Bower (Scottish Gaelic: Bàgair) is a village and civil parish in Highland, Scotland It is 8 miles from Thurso and around 11 miles from Wick. Bower is served by Wick, Thurso and Castletown for shopping, cabs and post offices.

The Parish church of Bower

Bower's population from 1851 is 1,845.


Bower Primary School was built in 1976 but was moved down the road years later. There is now 41 pupils in Bower Primary and it has lovely teachers. Bower Primary's motto is ' Small School, Big Education '