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 is in the ceremonial county of Dumfries, the historic county of Dumfriesshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.
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Dalswinton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dumfries, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dumfries.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Dalswinton is DG2 0XU.
Dalswinton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DG2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG2 postcode district.
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The post town for Dalswinton is Dumfries. Dalswinton is in the DG2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dumfries.
The centre of Dalswinton is located at position 55.1513° latitude and -3.67049° longitude.
The centre of Dalswinton is located at the grid reference easting 293644 and northing 585381 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Dalswinton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Dalswinton to the centre of the town.
Position of Dalswinton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Dalswinton to the centre of the city.