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Where is Dalswinton?

Dalswinton is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, six miles north of the town of Dumfries, 34 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 59 miles south of Edinburgh, 255 miles north of Cardiff, and 291 miles north-west of London. Dalswinton lies six miles north-east of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Dalswinton falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG2 postcode district. The post town for Dalswinton is Dumfries.

Dalswinton on a map

Map showing extent of Dalswinton as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Dalswinton
Map showing location of Dalswinton within the UK
Location of Dalswinton within the UK

Which county is Dalswinton in?

Dalswinton 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 Dalswinton in Dumfries?

Dalswinton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dumfries, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dumfries.

Location of Dalswinton within Dumfries
Location of Dalswinton within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Dalswinton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Dalswinton is DG2 0XU.

Where is Dalswinton in DG2?

Dalswinton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DG2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG2 postcode district.

Location of Dalswinton within DG2
Location of Dalswinton within DG2

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What is the post town for Dalswinton?

The post town for Dalswinton is Dumfries. Dalswinton is in the DG2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dumfries.

What is the latitude and longitude of Dalswinton?

The centre of Dalswinton is located at position 55.1513° latitude and -3.67049° longitude.

Latitude55.1513°
Longitude-3.67049°

What is the easting and northing of Dalswinton?

The centre of Dalswinton is located at the grid reference easting 293644 and northing 585381 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting293644
Northing585381

What are the nearest towns to Dalswinton?

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

north
6m
Dalswinton is 6 miles north of Dumfries
west
9m
Dalswinton is 9 miles west of Lochmaben
west
13m
Dalswinton is 13 miles west of Lockerbie
south-west
15m
Dalswinton is 15 miles south-west of Moffat
north-east
16m
Dalswinton is 16 miles north-east of Dalbeattie
north-east
18m
Dalswinton is 18 miles north-east of Castle Douglas
south-east
18m
Dalswinton is 18 miles south-east of Sanquhar
east
19m
Dalswinton is 19 miles east of New Galloway
north-west
20m
Dalswinton is 20 miles north-west of Annan
north-west
23m
Dalswinton is 23 miles north-west of Silloth

What are the nearest cities to Dalswinton?

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

north-west
34m
Dalswinton is 34 miles north-west of Carlisle
south-east
54m
Dalswinton is 54 miles south-east of Glasgow
south
59m
Dalswinton is 59 miles south of Edinburgh
south
67m
Dalswinton is 67 miles south of Stirling
west
83m
Dalswinton is 83 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
north-west
84m
Dalswinton is 84 miles north-west of Lancaster
south
87m
Dalswinton is 87 miles south of Perth
west
87m
Dalswinton is 87 miles west of Durham
west
92m
Dalswinton is 92 miles west of Sunderland
south
94m
Dalswinton is 94 miles south of Dundee