Postcode 1 Knock Shortie Road, Portmahomack, Tain, UK
About the Address 1 Knock Shortie Road, Portmahomack, Tain
Postcode IV20 1RL is the address of 1 Knock Shortie Road, Portmahomack, Tain which is in region of Scotland. 1 Knock Shortie Road, Portmahomack, Tain is within Tain and Easter Ross ward It falls under constituency Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross. The nearest station is Fearn which is 12.0km away from the postcode. The postcode IV20 1RL is under the Scotland police force and Scottish Water is the main water supplier in the area
Postcode Search Result 1 Knock Shortie Road, Portmahomack, Tain
Knock Shortie Road
|Ward:||Tain and Easter Ross|
|Constituency:||Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross|
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