Where is Islesteps?

Islesteps is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, two miles south of the town of Dumfries, 29 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 65 miles south of Edinburgh, 247 miles north of Cardiff, and 283 miles north-west of London. Islesteps lies two miles east of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Islesteps falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG2 postcode district. The post town for Islesteps is Dumfries.

Islesteps on a map

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

Which county is Islesteps in?

Islesteps is in the ceremonial county of Dumfries, the historic county of Kirkcudbrightshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyDumfries
Historic CountyKirkcudbrightshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Islesteps in Dumfries?

Islesteps is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dumfries, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dumfries.

Location of Islesteps within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Islesteps?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Islesteps is DG2 8ES.

Where is Islesteps in DG2?

Islesteps is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG2 postcode district.

Location of Islesteps within DG2

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What is the post town for Islesteps?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Islesteps?

The centre of Islesteps is located at position 55.03946° latitude and -3.62079° longitude.

Latitude55.03946°
Longitude-3.62079°

What is the easting and northing of Islesteps?

The centre of Islesteps is located at the grid reference easting 296522 and northing 572861 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting296522
Northing572861

What are the nearest towns to Islesteps?

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

2m
Islesteps is 2 miles south of Dumfries
9m
Islesteps is 9 miles south-west of Lochmaben
11m
Islesteps is 11 miles north-east of Dalbeattie
12m
Islesteps is 12 miles south-west of Lockerbie
14m
Islesteps is 14 miles north-east of Castle Douglas
15m
Islesteps is 15 miles west of Annan
15m
Islesteps is 15 miles north-west of Silloth
21m
Islesteps is 21 miles east of New Galloway
21m
Islesteps is 21 miles south of Moffat
22m
Islesteps is 22 miles north-east of Kirkcudbright

What are the nearest cities to Islesteps?

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

29m
Islesteps is 29 miles west of Carlisle
62m
Islesteps is 62 miles south of Glasgow
65m
Islesteps is 65 miles south of Edinburgh
75m
Islesteps is 75 miles south of Stirling
76m
Islesteps is 76 miles north-west of Lancaster
80m
Islesteps is 80 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
83m
Islesteps is 83 miles west of Durham
90m
Islesteps is 90 miles west of Sunderland
94m
Islesteps is 94 miles south of Perth
96m
Islesteps is 96 miles north of Preston

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