Where is Burnfoot?

Burnfoot is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, three miles north-west of the town of Langholm, 21 miles north of the major city of Carlisle, 53 miles south of Edinburgh, 257 miles north of Cardiff, and 281 miles north-west of London. Burnfoot lies six miles south-west of the Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Burnfoot falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG13 postcode district. The post town for Burnfoot is Langholm.

Burnfoot on a map

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

Which county is Burnfoot in?

Burnfoot 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 Burnfoot in Dumfries?

Burnfoot is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dumfries, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dumfries.

Location of Burnfoot within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Burnfoot?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Burnfoot is DG13 0NG.

Where is Burnfoot in DG13?

Burnfoot is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG13 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG13 postcode district.

Location of Burnfoot within DG13

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What is the post town for Burnfoot?

The post town for Burnfoot is Langholm. Burnfoot is in the DG13 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Langholm.

What is the latitude and longitude of Burnfoot?

The centre of Burnfoot is located at position 55.18971° latitude and -3.04544° longitude.

Latitude55.18971°
Longitude-3.04544°

What is the easting and northing of Burnfoot?

The centre of Burnfoot is located at the grid reference easting 333538 and northing 588881 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting333538
Northing588881

What are the nearest towns to Burnfoot?

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

3m
Burnfoot is 3 miles north-west of Langholm
13m
Burnfoot is 13 miles north of Longtown
13m
Burnfoot is 13 miles east of Lockerbie
16m
Burnfoot is 16 miles east of Lochmaben
16m
Burnfoot is 16 miles north-east of Annan
19m
Burnfoot is 19 miles south-east of Moffat
19m
Burnfoot is 19 miles south-west of Hawick
21m
Burnfoot is 21 miles north-west of Brampton
24m
Burnfoot is 24 miles east of Dumfries
26m
Burnfoot is 26 miles north of Wigton

What are the nearest cities to Burnfoot?

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

21m
Burnfoot is 21 miles north of Carlisle
53m
Burnfoot is 53 miles south of Edinburgh
59m
Burnfoot is 59 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
65m
Burnfoot is 65 miles north-west of Durham
66m
Burnfoot is 66 miles south-east of Glasgow
69m
Burnfoot is 69 miles west of Sunderland
73m
Burnfoot is 73 miles south-east of Stirling
79m
Burnfoot is 79 miles north of Lancaster
85m
Burnfoot is 85 miles south of Perth
88m
Burnfoot is 88 miles south of Dundee

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