Where is Burnfoot?

Burnfoot is located in the county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, one mile south of the town of New Galloway, 49 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 72 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 251 miles north of Cardiff, and 296 miles north-west of London. Burnfoot lies five miles north-east of the Wigtown border, and was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Burnfoot falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG7 postcode district. The post town for Burnfoot is Castle Douglas.

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 The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, the historic county of Kirkcudbrightshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyThe Stewartry of Kirkcudbright
Historic CountyKirkcudbrightshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Burnfoot in The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright?

Burnfoot is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.

Location of Burnfoot within The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

What is the postcode for Burnfoot?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Burnfoot is DG7 3RZ.

Where is Burnfoot in DG7?

Burnfoot is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG7 postcode district.

Location of Burnfoot within DG7

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What is the post town for Burnfoot?

The post town for Burnfoot is Castle Douglas. Burnfoot is in the DG7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Castle Douglas.

What is the latitude and longitude of Burnfoot?

The centre of Burnfoot is located at position 55.05988° latitude and -4.14093° longitude.

Latitude55.05988°
Longitude-4.14093°

What is the easting and northing of Burnfoot?

The centre of Burnfoot is located at the grid reference easting 263357 and northing 576028 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting263357
Northing576028

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.

1m
Burnfoot is 1 mile south of New Galloway
12m
Burnfoot is 12 miles north-west of Castle Douglas
13m
Burnfoot is 13 miles north of Gatehouse of Fleet
15m
Burnfoot is 15 miles north-east of Newton Stewart
15m
Burnfoot is 15 miles north-west of Dalbeattie
16m
Burnfoot is 16 miles north of Kirkcudbright
18m
Burnfoot is 18 miles north-east of Wigtown
21m
Burnfoot is 21 miles west of Dumfries
23m
Burnfoot is 23 miles south-west of Sanquhar
25m
Burnfoot is 25 miles north-east of Whithorn

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.

49m
Burnfoot is 49 miles west of Carlisle
56m
Burnfoot is 56 miles south of Glasgow
72m
Burnfoot is 72 miles south-west of Edinburgh
73m
Burnfoot is 73 miles south of Stirling
88m
Burnfoot is 88 miles north-west of Lancaster
96m
Burnfoot is 96 miles south of Perth
101m
Burnfoot is 101 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
104m
Burnfoot is 104 miles west of Durham
107m
Burnfoot is 107 miles south-west of Dundee
107m
Burnfoot is 107 miles north-west of Preston

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