Where is Ardwell?

Ardwell is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, ten miles south of the town of Stranraer, 81 miles south of the major city of Glasgow, 107 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 239 miles north of Cardiff, and 301 miles north-west of London. Ardwell was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. Ardwell falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG9 postcode district. The post town for Ardwell is Stranraer.

Ardwell on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Ardwell
Location of Ardwell within the UK

Which county is Ardwell in?

Ardwell is in the ceremonial county of Wigtown, the historic county of Wigtownshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyWigtown
Historic CountyWigtownshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Ardwell in Wigtown?

Ardwell is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wigtown, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wigtown.

Location of Ardwell within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Ardwell?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ardwell is DG9 9LJ.

Where is Ardwell in DG9?

Ardwell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG9 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG9 postcode district.

Location of Ardwell within DG9

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What is the post town for Ardwell?

The post town for Ardwell is Stranraer. Ardwell is in the DG9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stranraer.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ardwell?

The centre of Ardwell is located at position 54.77073° latitude and -4.94112° longitude.

Latitude54.77073°
Longitude-4.94112°

What is the easting and northing of Ardwell?

The centre of Ardwell is located at the grid reference easting 210910 and northing 545725 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting210910
Northing545725

What are the nearest towns to Ardwell?

Position of Ardwell relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Ardwell to the centre of the town.

10m
Ardwell is 10 miles south of Stranraer
21m
Ardwell is 21 miles west of Wigtown
21m
Ardwell is 21 miles west of Whithorn
23m
Ardwell is 23 miles south-west of Newton Stewart
31m
Ardwell is 31 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet
33m
Ardwell is 33 miles south of Girvan
36m
Ardwell is 36 miles west of Kirkcudbright
38m
Ardwell is 38 miles south-west of New Galloway
42m
Ardwell is 42 miles south of Maybole
42m
Ardwell is 42 miles west of Castle Douglas

What are the nearest cities to Ardwell?

Position of Ardwell relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Ardwell to the centre of the city.

81m
Ardwell is 81 miles south of Glasgow
81m
Ardwell is 81 miles west of Carlisle
100m
Ardwell is 100 miles north-west of Lancaster
101m
Ardwell is 101 miles south-west of Stirling
107m
Ardwell is 107 miles south-west of Edinburgh
112m
Ardwell is 112 miles north of Bangor
115m
Ardwell is 115 miles north-west of Preston
121m
Ardwell is 121 miles north-west of St Asaph
123m
Ardwell is 123 miles north-west of Liverpool
127m
Ardwell is 127 miles south-west of Perth

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