Where is Glentrool Village?

Glentrool Village is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, eight miles north-west of the town of Newton Stewart, 56 miles south of the major city of Glasgow, 81 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 255 miles north of Cardiff, and 307 miles north-west of London. Glentrool Village lies two miles south of the Ayrshire and Arran border, and was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Glentrool Village falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG8 postcode district. The post town for Glentrool Village is Newton Stewart.

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Bounding box showing extent of Glentrool Village
Location of Glentrool Village within the UK

Which county is Glentrool Village in?

Glentrool Village is in the ceremonial county of Wigtown, the historic county of Kirkcudbrightshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyWigtown
Historic CountyKirkcudbrightshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Glentrool Village in Wigtown?

Glentrool Village is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Wigtown, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wigtown.

Location of Glentrool Village within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Glentrool Village?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Glentrool Village is DG8 6SY.

Where is Glentrool Village in DG8?

Glentrool Village is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG8 postcode district.

Location of Glentrool Village within DG8

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What is the post town for Glentrool Village?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Glentrool Village?

The centre of Glentrool Village is located at position 55.07372° latitude and -4.56986° longitude.

Latitude55.07372°
Longitude-4.56986°

What is the easting and northing of Glentrool Village?

The centre of Glentrool Village is located at the grid reference easting 236023 and northing 578492 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting236023
Northing578492

What are the nearest towns to Glentrool Village?

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

8m
Glentrool Village is 8 miles north-west of Newton Stewart
15m
Glentrool Village is 15 miles north of Wigtown
16m
Glentrool Village is 16 miles south-east of Girvan
17m
Glentrool Village is 17 miles west of New Galloway
20m
Glentrool Village is 20 miles south of Maybole
20m
Glentrool Village is 20 miles north-west of Gatehouse of Fleet
22m
Glentrool Village is 22 miles north-east of Stranraer
24m
Glentrool Village is 24 miles north of Whithorn
26m
Glentrool Village is 26 miles north-west of Kirkcudbright
27m
Glentrool Village is 27 miles south of Ayr

What are the nearest cities to Glentrool Village?

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

56m
Glentrool Village is 56 miles south of Glasgow
66m
Glentrool Village is 66 miles west of Carlisle
76m
Glentrool Village is 76 miles south of Stirling
81m
Glentrool Village is 81 miles south-west of Edinburgh
100m
Glentrool Village is 100 miles north-west of Lancaster
102m
Glentrool Village is 102 miles south-west of Perth
114m
Glentrool Village is 114 miles south-west of Dundee
118m
Glentrool Village is 118 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
118m
Glentrool Village is 118 miles north-west of Preston
121m
Glentrool Village is 121 miles west of Durham

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