Where is Kirkmaiden?

Kirkmaiden is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, 15 miles south of the town of Stranraer, 80 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 111 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 233 miles north of Cardiff, and 296 miles north-west of London. Kirkmaiden was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. Kirkmaiden falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG9 postcode district. The post town for Kirkmaiden is Stranraer.

Kirkmaiden on a map

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

Which county is Kirkmaiden in?

Kirkmaiden 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 Kirkmaiden in Wigtown?

Kirkmaiden is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wigtown, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wigtown.

Location of Kirkmaiden within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Kirkmaiden?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kirkmaiden is DG9 9QP.

Where is Kirkmaiden in DG9?

Kirkmaiden is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG9 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG9 postcode district.

Location of Kirkmaiden within DG9

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What is the post town for Kirkmaiden?

The post town for Kirkmaiden is Stranraer. Kirkmaiden is in the DG9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stranraer.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kirkmaiden?

The centre of Kirkmaiden is located at position 54.69161° latitude and -4.91231° longitude.

Latitude54.69161°
Longitude-4.91231°

What is the easting and northing of Kirkmaiden?

The centre of Kirkmaiden is located at the grid reference easting 212397 and northing 536847 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting212397
Northing536847

What are the nearest towns to Kirkmaiden?

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

15m
Kirkmaiden is 15 miles south of Stranraer
20m
Kirkmaiden is 20 miles west of Whithorn
22m
Kirkmaiden is 22 miles south-west of Wigtown
26m
Kirkmaiden is 26 miles south-west of Newton Stewart
32m
Kirkmaiden is 32 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet
36m
Kirkmaiden is 36 miles west of Kirkcudbright
38m
Kirkmaiden is 38 miles south of Girvan
41m
Kirkmaiden is 41 miles south-west of New Galloway
43m
Kirkmaiden is 43 miles west of Castle Douglas
47m
Kirkmaiden is 47 miles west of Dalbeattie

What are the nearest cities to Kirkmaiden?

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

80m
Kirkmaiden is 80 miles west of Carlisle
85m
Kirkmaiden is 85 miles south of Glasgow
96m
Kirkmaiden is 96 miles north-west of Lancaster
106m
Kirkmaiden is 106 miles south-west of Stirling
106m
Kirkmaiden is 106 miles north of Bangor
110m
Kirkmaiden is 110 miles north-west of Preston
111m
Kirkmaiden is 111 miles south-west of Edinburgh
116m
Kirkmaiden is 116 miles north-west of St Asaph
119m
Kirkmaiden is 119 miles north-west of Liverpool
131m
Kirkmaiden is 131 miles south-west of Perth

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