Where is Auldgirth?

Auldgirth is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, seven miles north-west of the town of Dumfries, 36 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 58 miles south of Edinburgh, 255 miles north of Cardiff, and 292 miles north-west of London. Auldgirth lies six miles north-east of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Auldgirth falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG2 postcode district. The post town for Auldgirth is Dumfries.

Auldgirth on a map

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

Which county is Auldgirth in?

Auldgirth is in the ceremonial county of Dumfries, the historic county of Dumfriesshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyDumfries
Historic CountyDumfriesshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Auldgirth in Dumfries?

Auldgirth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dumfries, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dumfries.

Location of Auldgirth within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Auldgirth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Auldgirth is DG2 0XG.

Where is Auldgirth in DG2?

Auldgirth is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DG2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG2 postcode district.

Location of Auldgirth within DG2

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What is the post town for Auldgirth?

The post town for Auldgirth is Dumfries. Auldgirth is in the DG2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dumfries.

What is the latitude and longitude of Auldgirth?

The centre of Auldgirth is located at position 55.16074° latitude and -3.70741° longitude.

Latitude55.16074°
Longitude-3.70741°

What is the easting and northing of Auldgirth?

The centre of Auldgirth is located at the grid reference easting 291317 and northing 586488 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting291317
Northing586488

What are the nearest towns to Auldgirth?

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

7m
Auldgirth is 7 miles north-west of Dumfries
11m
Auldgirth is 11 miles west of Lochmaben
14m
Auldgirth is 14 miles west of Lockerbie
16m
Auldgirth is 16 miles south-west of Moffat
16m
Auldgirth is 16 miles north of Dalbeattie
17m
Auldgirth is 17 miles south-east of Sanquhar
18m
Auldgirth is 18 miles north-east of Castle Douglas
18m
Auldgirth is 18 miles east of New Galloway
21m
Auldgirth is 21 miles north-west of Annan
24m
Auldgirth is 24 miles north-west of Silloth

What are the nearest cities to Auldgirth?

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

36m
Auldgirth is 36 miles north-west of Carlisle
53m
Auldgirth is 53 miles south of Glasgow
58m
Auldgirth is 58 miles south of Edinburgh
67m
Auldgirth is 67 miles south of Stirling
84m
Auldgirth is 84 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
85m
Auldgirth is 85 miles north-west of Lancaster
86m
Auldgirth is 86 miles south of Perth
89m
Auldgirth is 89 miles west of Durham
94m
Auldgirth is 94 miles west of Sunderland
94m
Auldgirth is 94 miles south of Dundee

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