Where is Kirkinner?

Kirkinner is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, three miles south of the town of Wigtown, 61 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 92 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 238 miles north of Cardiff, and 291 miles north-west of London. Kirkinner was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. Kirkinner falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG8 postcode district. The post town for Kirkinner is Newton Stewart.

Kirkinner on a map

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

Which county is Kirkinner in?

Kirkinner 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 Kirkinner in Wigtown?

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

Location of Kirkinner within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Kirkinner?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kirkinner is DG8 9AW.

Where is Kirkinner in DG8?

Kirkinner is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district.

Location of Kirkinner within DG8

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What is the post town for Kirkinner?

The post town for Kirkinner is Newton Stewart. Kirkinner is in the DG8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Newton Stewart.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kirkinner?

The centre of Kirkinner is located at position 54.83187° latitude and -4.45794° longitude.

Latitude54.83187°
Longitude-4.45794°

What is the easting and northing of Kirkinner?

The centre of Kirkinner is located at the grid reference easting 242222 and northing 551329 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting242222
Northing551329

What are the nearest towns to Kirkinner?

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

3m
Kirkinner is 3 miles south of Wigtown
7m
Kirkinner is 7 miles north of Whithorn
9m
Kirkinner is 9 miles south of Newton Stewart
11m
Kirkinner is 11 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet
16m
Kirkinner is 16 miles west of Kirkcudbright
21m
Kirkinner is 21 miles south-west of New Galloway
22m
Kirkinner is 22 miles west of Castle Douglas
23m
Kirkinner is 23 miles east of Stranraer
26m
Kirkinner is 26 miles west of Dalbeattie
32m
Kirkinner is 32 miles south-east of Girvan

What are the nearest cities to Kirkinner?

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

61m
Kirkinner is 61 miles west of Carlisle
72m
Kirkinner is 72 miles south of Glasgow
86m
Kirkinner is 86 miles north-west of Lancaster
91m
Kirkinner is 91 miles south of Stirling
92m
Kirkinner is 92 miles south-west of Edinburgh
103m
Kirkinner is 103 miles north-west of Preston
112m
Kirkinner is 112 miles north of Bangor
114m
Kirkinner is 114 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
115m
Kirkinner is 115 miles west of Durham
115m
Kirkinner is 115 miles north-west of Liverpool

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