Where is Garlieston?

Garlieston is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, four miles north-east of the town of Whithorn, 58 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 93 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 234 miles north of Cardiff, and 287 miles north-west of London. Garlieston lies five miles south-west of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. Garlieston falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG8 postcode district. The post town for Garlieston is Newton Stewart.

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

Which county is Garlieston in?

Garlieston is in the ceremonial county of Wigtown, the historic county of Wigtownshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyWigtown
Historic CountyWigtownshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Garlieston in Wigtown?

Garlieston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wigtown, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wigtown.

Location of Garlieston within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Garlieston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Garlieston is DG8 8BR.

Where is Garlieston in DG8?

Garlieston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district.

Location of Garlieston within DG8

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What is the post town for Garlieston?

The post town for Garlieston is Newton Stewart. Garlieston is in the DG8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Newton Stewart.

What is the latitude and longitude of Garlieston?

The centre of Garlieston is located at position 54.78992° latitude and -4.37002° longitude.

Latitude54.78992°
Longitude-4.37002°

What is the easting and northing of Garlieston?

The centre of Garlieston is located at the grid reference easting 247710 and northing 546467 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting247710
Northing546467

What are the nearest towns to Garlieston?

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

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Garlieston is 4 miles north-east of Whithorn
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Garlieston is 6 miles south-east of Wigtown
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Garlieston is 10 miles south-west of Gatehouse of Fleet
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Garlieston is 13 miles south of Newton Stewart
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Garlieston is 13 miles west of Kirkcudbright
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Garlieston is 20 miles south-west of Castle Douglas
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Garlieston is 22 miles south-west of New Galloway
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Garlieston is 24 miles west of Dalbeattie
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Garlieston is 27 miles east of Stranraer
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Garlieston is 34 miles west of Workington

What are the nearest cities to Garlieston?

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

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Garlieston is 58 miles west of Carlisle
74m
Garlieston is 74 miles south of Glasgow
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Garlieston is 81 miles north-west of Lancaster
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Garlieston is 93 miles south-west of Edinburgh
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Garlieston is 93 miles south of Stirling
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Garlieston is 98 miles north-west of Preston
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Garlieston is 108 miles north of Bangor
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Garlieston is 111 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Garlieston is 111 miles north-west of Liverpool
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Garlieston is 111 miles west of Durham

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