1. Castle Douglas

Where is Castle Douglas?

Castle Douglas is located in the county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, four miles west of the town of Dalbeattie, 40 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 76 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 241 miles north of Cardiff, and 284 miles north-west of London. Castle Douglas was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Castle Douglas falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG5 postcode district. The post town for Castle Douglas is Dalbeattie.

Castle Douglas on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Castle Douglas
Location of Castle Douglas within the UK

Which county is Castle Douglas in?

Castle Douglas 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 Castle Douglas in The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright?

Castle Douglas is situated towards the southernmost extremity of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.

Location of Castle Douglas within The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

What is the postcode for Castle Douglas?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Castle Douglas is DG7 9AE.

Where is Castle Douglas in DG5?

Castle Douglas is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG5 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DG5 postcode district.

Location of Castle Douglas within DG5

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What is the post town for Castle Douglas?

The post town for Castle Douglas is Dalbeattie. Castle Douglas is in the DG5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dalbeattie.

What is the latitude and longitude of Castle Douglas?

The centre of Castle Douglas is located at position 54.94105° latitude and -3.92932° longitude.

Latitude54.94105°
Longitude-3.92932°

What is the easting and northing of Castle Douglas?

The centre of Castle Douglas is located at the grid reference easting 276506 and northing 562414 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting276506
Northing562414

What are the nearest towns to Castle Douglas?

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

4m
Castle Douglas is 4 miles west of Dalbeattie
9m
Castle Douglas is 9 miles north-east of Kirkcudbright
11m
Castle Douglas is 11 miles east of Gatehouse of Fleet
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Castle Douglas is 12 miles south-east of New Galloway
16m
Castle Douglas is 16 miles south-west of Dumfries
21m
Castle Douglas is 21 miles east of Wigtown
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Castle Douglas is 22 miles west of Silloth
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Castle Douglas is 22 miles east of Newton Stewart
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Castle Douglas is 23 miles north-west of Maryport
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Castle Douglas is 23 miles south-west of Lochmaben

What are the nearest cities to Castle Douglas?

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

40m
Castle Douglas is 40 miles west of Carlisle
65m
Castle Douglas is 65 miles south of Glasgow
76m
Castle Douglas is 76 miles south-west of Edinburgh
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Castle Douglas is 77 miles north-west of Lancaster
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Castle Douglas is 81 miles south of Stirling
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Castle Douglas is 92 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Castle Douglas is 94 miles west of Durham
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Castle Douglas is 96 miles north-west of Preston
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Castle Douglas is 101 miles west of Sunderland
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Castle Douglas is 102 miles south of Perth

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