Where is Innermessan?

Innermessan is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, two miles north-east of the town of Stranraer, 71 miles south-west of the major city of Glasgow, 100 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 250 miles north of Cardiff, and 310 miles north-west of London. Innermessan lies five miles south-west of the Ayrshire and Arran border, and was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. Innermessan falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG9 postcode district. The post town for Innermessan is Stranraer.

Innermessan on a map

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

Which county is Innermessan in?

Innermessan 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 Innermessan in Wigtown?

Innermessan is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wigtown, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wigtown.

Location of Innermessan within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Innermessan?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Innermessan is DG9 8QR.

Where is Innermessan in DG9?

Innermessan is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DG9 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG9 postcode district.

Location of Innermessan within DG9

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What is the post town for Innermessan?

The post town for Innermessan is Stranraer. Innermessan is in the DG9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stranraer.

What is the latitude and longitude of Innermessan?

The centre of Innermessan is located at position 54.92696° latitude and -4.9868° longitude.

Latitude54.92696°
Longitude-4.9868°

What is the easting and northing of Innermessan?

The centre of Innermessan is located at the grid reference easting 208714 and northing 563227 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting208714
Northing563227

What are the nearest towns to Innermessan?

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

2m
Innermessan is 2 miles north-east of Stranraer
20m
Innermessan is 20 miles west of Newton Stewart
22m
Innermessan is 22 miles west of Wigtown
22m
Innermessan is 22 miles south of Girvan
26m
Innermessan is 26 miles north-west of Whithorn
32m
Innermessan is 32 miles south-west of Maybole
32m
Innermessan is 32 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet
35m
Innermessan is 35 miles west of New Galloway
38m
Innermessan is 38 miles west of Kirkcudbright
39m
Innermessan is 39 miles south-west of Ayr

What are the nearest cities to Innermessan?

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

71m
Innermessan is 71 miles south-west of Glasgow
82m
Innermessan is 82 miles west of Carlisle
92m
Innermessan is 92 miles south-west of Stirling
100m
Innermessan is 100 miles south-west of Edinburgh
107m
Innermessan is 107 miles north-west of Lancaster
118m
Innermessan is 118 miles south-west of Perth
123m
Innermessan is 123 miles north of Bangor
123m
Innermessan is 123 miles north-west of Preston
131m
Innermessan is 131 miles north-west of St Asaph
132m
Innermessan is 132 miles south-west of Dundee

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