Where is Carronbridge?

Carronbridge is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, nine miles south-east of the town of Sanquhar, 42 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 53 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 263 miles north of Cardiff, and 300 miles north-west of London. Carronbridge lies five miles south of the Lanarkshire border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Carronbridge falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG3 postcode district. The post town for Carronbridge is Thornhill.

Carronbridge on a map

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

Which county is Carronbridge in?

Carronbridge 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 Carronbridge in Dumfries?

Carronbridge is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Dumfries, and towards the westernmost extremity of Dumfries.

Location of Carronbridge within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Carronbridge?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Carronbridge is DG3 5AX.

Where is Carronbridge in DG3?

Carronbridge is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG3 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG3 postcode district.

Location of Carronbridge within DG3

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What is the post town for Carronbridge?

The post town for Carronbridge is Thornhill. Carronbridge is in the DG3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Thornhill.

What is the latitude and longitude of Carronbridge?

The centre of Carronbridge is located at position 55.26203° latitude and -3.78004° longitude.

Latitude55.26203°
Longitude-3.78004°

What is the easting and northing of Carronbridge?

The centre of Carronbridge is located at the grid reference easting 286978 and northing 597874 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting286978
Northing597874

What are the nearest towns to Carronbridge?

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

9m
Carronbridge is 9 miles south-east of Sanquhar
14m
Carronbridge is 14 miles west of Moffat
15m
Carronbridge is 15 miles north-west of Dumfries
16m
Carronbridge is 16 miles north-west of Lochmaben
19m
Carronbridge is 19 miles north-east of New Galloway
19m
Carronbridge is 19 miles north-west of Lockerbie
23m
Carronbridge is 23 miles north of Dalbeattie
23m
Carronbridge is 23 miles north of Castle Douglas
23m
Carronbridge is 23 miles south-east of Cumnock
27m
Carronbridge is 27 miles south-west of Biggar

What are the nearest cities to Carronbridge?

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

42m
Carronbridge is 42 miles north-west of Carlisle
45m
Carronbridge is 45 miles south of Glasgow
53m
Carronbridge is 53 miles south-west of Edinburgh
59m
Carronbridge is 59 miles south of Stirling
80m
Carronbridge is 80 miles south of Perth
88m
Carronbridge is 88 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
89m
Carronbridge is 89 miles south of Dundee
93m
Carronbridge is 93 miles north-west of Lancaster
94m
Carronbridge is 94 miles west of Durham
98m
Carronbridge is 98 miles west of Sunderland

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