Crosskirk

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Crosskirk
Crosskirk is located in Caithness
Crosskirk
Crosskirk
Crosskirk shown within the Caithness area
OS grid reference ND031698
Council area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Forss
Postcode district KW14 7
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
List of places
UK
Scotland
58°36′22″N 3°40′06″W / 58.60605°N 3.66841°W / 58.60605; -3.66841Coordinates: 58°36′22″N 3°40′06″W / 58.60605°N 3.66841°W / 58.60605; -3.66841

Crosskirk is a small remote hamlet, overlooking Crosskirk Bay, in Caithness, Scottish Highlands and is in the Scottish council area of Highland.

The hamlet of Crosskirk is situated less than 1 mile north east of Forss and 3 miles west of Thurso. The ancient Crosskirk Broch fortification used to stand on a promontory near the hamlet, but has been eroded into the sea.