Where is Corsock?

Corsock is located in the county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, eight miles east of the town of New Galloway, 42 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 68 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 250 miles north of Cardiff, and 291 miles north-west of London. Corsock lies three miles south-west of the Dumfries border, and was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Corsock falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG7 postcode district. The post town for Corsock is Castle Douglas.

Corsock on a map

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

Which county is Corsock in?

Corsock 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 Corsock in The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright?

Corsock 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 Corsock within The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

What is the postcode for Corsock?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Corsock is DG7 3DL.

Where is Corsock in DG7?

Corsock is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG7 postcode district.

Location of Corsock within DG7

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What is the post town for Corsock?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Corsock?

The centre of Corsock is located at position 55.06199° latitude and -3.93862° longitude.

Latitude55.06199°
Longitude-3.93862°

What is the easting and northing of Corsock?

The centre of Corsock is located at the grid reference easting 276283 and northing 575886 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting276283
Northing575886

What are the nearest towns to Corsock?

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

8m
Corsock is 8 miles east of New Galloway
8m
Corsock is 8 miles north of Castle Douglas
10m
Corsock is 10 miles north-west of Dalbeattie
13m
Corsock is 13 miles west of Dumfries
16m
Corsock is 16 miles north-east of Gatehouse of Fleet
16m
Corsock is 16 miles north of Kirkcudbright
20m
Corsock is 20 miles west of Lochmaben
21m
Corsock is 21 miles south of Sanquhar
23m
Corsock is 23 miles east of Newton Stewart
23m
Corsock is 23 miles west of Lockerbie

What are the nearest cities to Corsock?

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

42m
Corsock is 42 miles west of Carlisle
57m
Corsock is 57 miles south of Glasgow
68m
Corsock is 68 miles south-west of Edinburgh
73m
Corsock is 73 miles south of Stirling
84m
Corsock is 84 miles north-west of Lancaster
93m
Corsock is 93 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
94m
Corsock is 94 miles south of Perth
96m
Corsock is 96 miles west of Durham
102m
Corsock is 102 miles west of Sunderland
103m
Corsock is 103 miles north-west of Preston

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