Where is Kirkbean?

Kirkbean is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, nine miles north-west of the town of Silloth, 26 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 73 miles south of Edinburgh, 238 miles north of Cardiff, and 275 miles north-west of London. Kirkbean lies two miles south-east of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Kirkbean falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG2 postcode district. The post town for Kirkbean is Dumfries.

Kirkbean on a map

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

Which county is Kirkbean in?

Kirkbean 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 Kirkbean in Dumfries?

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

Location of Kirkbean within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Kirkbean?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kirkbean is DG2 8DW.

Where is Kirkbean in DG2?

Kirkbean is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG2 postcode district.

Location of Kirkbean within DG2

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What is the post town for Kirkbean?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Kirkbean?

The centre of Kirkbean is located at position 54.91653° latitude and -3.59575° longitude.

Latitude54.91653°
Longitude-3.59575°

What is the easting and northing of Kirkbean?

The centre of Kirkbean is located at the grid reference easting 297810 and northing 559147 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting297810
Northing559147

What are the nearest towns to Kirkbean?

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

9m
Kirkbean is 9 miles north-west of Silloth
9m
Kirkbean is 9 miles east of Dalbeattie
11m
Kirkbean is 11 miles south of Dumfries
13m
Kirkbean is 13 miles east of Castle Douglas
14m
Kirkbean is 14 miles west of Annan
14m
Kirkbean is 14 miles north of Maryport
15m
Kirkbean is 15 miles north-west of Aspatria
16m
Kirkbean is 16 miles south-west of Lochmaben
17m
Kirkbean is 17 miles south-west of Lockerbie
18m
Kirkbean is 18 miles west of Wigton

What are the nearest cities to Kirkbean?

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

26m
Kirkbean is 26 miles west of Carlisle
68m
Kirkbean is 68 miles north-west of Lancaster
70m
Kirkbean is 70 miles south of Glasgow
73m
Kirkbean is 73 miles south of Edinburgh
79m
Kirkbean is 79 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
81m
Kirkbean is 81 miles west of Durham
84m
Kirkbean is 84 miles south of Stirling
88m
Kirkbean is 88 miles north-west of Preston
88m
Kirkbean is 88 miles west of Sunderland
99m
Kirkbean is 99 miles north-west of Ripon

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