Where is Cairngarroch?

Cairngarroch is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, seven miles south of the town of Stranraer, 79 miles south-west of the major city of Glasgow, 107 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 242 miles north of Cardiff, and 305 miles north-west of London. Cairngarroch was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. Cairngarroch falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG9 postcode district. The post town for Cairngarroch is Stranraer.

Cairngarroch on a map

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

Which county is Cairngarroch in?

Cairngarroch 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 Cairngarroch in Wigtown?

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

Location of Cairngarroch within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Cairngarroch?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cairngarroch is DG9 9EQ.

Where is Cairngarroch in DG9?

Cairngarroch 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 Cairngarroch within DG9

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What is the post town for Cairngarroch?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Cairngarroch?

The centre of Cairngarroch is located at position 54.80534° latitude and -5.02173° longitude.

Latitude54.80534°
Longitude-5.02173°

What is the easting and northing of Cairngarroch?

The centre of Cairngarroch is located at the grid reference easting 205892 and northing 549795 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting205892
Northing549795

What are the nearest towns to Cairngarroch?

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

7m
Cairngarroch is 7 miles south of Stranraer
23m
Cairngarroch is 23 miles west of Wigtown
24m
Cairngarroch is 24 miles south-west of Newton Stewart
25m
Cairngarroch is 25 miles west of Whithorn
31m
Cairngarroch is 31 miles south of Girvan
34m
Cairngarroch is 34 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet
39m
Cairngarroch is 39 miles west of Kirkcudbright
40m
Cairngarroch is 40 miles south-west of New Galloway
40m
Cairngarroch is 40 miles south of Maybole
45m
Cairngarroch is 45 miles west of Castle Douglas

What are the nearest cities to Cairngarroch?

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

79m
Cairngarroch is 79 miles south-west of Glasgow
84m
Cairngarroch is 84 miles west of Carlisle
100m
Cairngarroch is 100 miles south-west of Stirling
104m
Cairngarroch is 104 miles north-west of Lancaster
107m
Cairngarroch is 107 miles south-west of Edinburgh
115m
Cairngarroch is 115 miles north of Bangor
119m
Cairngarroch is 119 miles north-west of Preston
125m
Cairngarroch is 125 miles north-west of St Asaph
126m
Cairngarroch is 126 miles south-west of Perth
127m
Cairngarroch is 127 miles north-west of Liverpool

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