Where is Kelton?

Kelton is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, three miles south of the town of Dumfries, 27 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 66 miles south of Edinburgh, 245 miles north of Cardiff, and 281 miles north-west of London. Kelton lies four miles east of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Kelton falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG1 postcode district. The post town for Kelton is Dumfries.

Kelton on a map

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

Which county is Kelton in?

Kelton is in the ceremonial county of Dumfries, the historic county of Dumfriesshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyDumfries
Historic CountyDumfriesshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Kelton in Dumfries?

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

Location of Kelton within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Kelton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kelton is DG1 4UA.

Where is Kelton in DG1?

Kelton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG1 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DG1 postcode district.

Location of Kelton within DG1

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What is the post town for Kelton?

The post town for Kelton is Dumfries. Kelton is in the DG1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dumfries.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kelton?

The centre of Kelton is located at position 55.02194° latitude and -3.58339° longitude.

Latitude55.02194°
Longitude-3.58339°

What is the easting and northing of Kelton?

The centre of Kelton is located at the grid reference easting 298868 and northing 570857 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting298868
Northing570857

What are the nearest towns to Kelton?

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

3m
Kelton is 3 miles south of Dumfries
9m
Kelton is 9 miles south-west of Lochmaben
11m
Kelton is 11 miles south-west of Lockerbie
11m
Kelton is 11 miles north-east of Dalbeattie
13m
Kelton is 13 miles west of Annan
13m
Kelton is 13 miles north-west of Silloth
15m
Kelton is 15 miles east of Castle Douglas
20m
Kelton is 20 miles north-west of Aspatria
22m
Kelton is 22 miles north of Maryport
22m
Kelton is 22 miles north-west of Wigton

What are the nearest cities to Kelton?

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

27m
Kelton is 27 miles west of Carlisle
64m
Kelton is 64 miles south of Glasgow
66m
Kelton is 66 miles south of Edinburgh
74m
Kelton is 74 miles north-west of Lancaster
77m
Kelton is 77 miles south of Stirling
79m
Kelton is 79 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
82m
Kelton is 82 miles west of Durham
88m
Kelton is 88 miles west of Sunderland
94m
Kelton is 94 miles north of Preston
95m
Kelton is 95 miles south of Perth

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