Where is Kippford?

Kippford is located in the county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, four miles south of the town of Dalbeattie, 35 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 78 miles south of Edinburgh, 236 miles north of Cardiff, and 278 miles north-west of London. Kippford lies five miles south-west of the Dumfries border, and was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Kippford falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG5 postcode district. The post town for Kippford is Dalbeattie.

Kippford on a map

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

Which county is Kippford in?

Kippford is in the ceremonial county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, the historic county of Kirkcudbrightshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyThe Stewartry of Kirkcudbright
Historic CountyKirkcudbrightshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Kippford in The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright?

Kippford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, and towards the easternmost extremity of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.

Location of Kippford within The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

What is the postcode for Kippford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kippford is DG5 4LN.

Where is Kippford in DG5?

Kippford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG5 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DG5 postcode district.

Location of Kippford within DG5

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What is the post town for Kippford?

The post town for Kippford is Dalbeattie. Kippford is in the DG5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dalbeattie.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kippford?

The centre of Kippford is located at position 54.87598° latitude and -3.81351° longitude.

Latitude54.87598°
Longitude-3.81351°

What is the easting and northing of Kippford?

The centre of Kippford is located at the grid reference easting 283736 and northing 554976 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting283736
Northing554976

What are the nearest towns to Kippford?

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

4m
Kippford is 4 miles south of Dalbeattie
6m
Kippford is 6 miles south-east of Castle Douglas
10m
Kippford is 10 miles east of Kirkcudbright
15m
Kippford is 15 miles east of Gatehouse of Fleet
16m
Kippford is 16 miles south-west of Dumfries
17m
Kippford is 17 miles north-west of Maryport
17m
Kippford is 17 miles west of Silloth
19m
Kippford is 19 miles south-east of New Galloway
19m
Kippford is 19 miles north-west of Workington
21m
Kippford is 21 miles north-west of Aspatria

What are the nearest cities to Kippford?

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

35m
Kippford is 35 miles west of Carlisle
70m
Kippford is 70 miles north-west of Lancaster
70m
Kippford is 70 miles south of Glasgow
78m
Kippford is 78 miles south of Edinburgh
86m
Kippford is 86 miles south of Stirling
88m
Kippford is 88 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
89m
Kippford is 89 miles west of Durham
89m
Kippford is 89 miles north-west of Preston
97m
Kippford is 97 miles west of Sunderland
105m
Kippford is 105 miles north-west of Ripon

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