Mey, Highland

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Mey is located in Caithness
Mey shown within the Caithness area
OS grid reference ND289728
Council area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Thurso
Postcode district KW14 8
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
List of places
58°38′15″N 3°13′31″W / 58.63751°N 3.22535°W / 58.63751; -3.22535Coordinates: 58°38′15″N 3°13′31″W / 58.63751°N 3.22535°W / 58.63751; -3.22535

Mey is a remote village, located on the north coast of Scotland in Caithness, Scottish Highlands[1] and is in the Scottish council area of Highland.

Mey lies 6 miles west of John o' Groats and 0.5 miles southeast of the Loch of Mey. The Castle of Mey lies 1 mile northeast overlooking Mey Bay. There is also a hotel run in the former coaching inn which also boasts a shop.


  1. ^ Microsoft; Nokia (26 February 2017). "Mey" (Map). Bing Maps. Microsoft. Retrieved 26 February 2017.