1. Langholm

Where is Langholm?

Langholm is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, ten miles north of the town of Longtown, 18 miles north of the major city of Carlisle, 56 miles south of Edinburgh, 254 miles north of Cardiff, and 278 miles north-west of London. Langholm lies four miles south of the Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Langholm falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG13 postcode district. The post town for Langholm is Langholm.

Langholm on a map

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

Which county is Langholm in?

Langholm 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 Langholm in Dumfries?

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

Location of Langholm within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Langholm?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Langholm is DG13 0JX.

Where is Langholm in DG13?

Langholm is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG13 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG13 postcode district.

Location of Langholm within DG13

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What is the post town for Langholm?

The post town for Langholm is Langholm. Langholm is in the DG13 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Langholm.

What is the latitude and longitude of Langholm?

The centre of Langholm is located at position 55.15085° latitude and -2.99879° longitude.

Latitude55.15085°
Longitude-2.99879°

What is the easting and northing of Langholm?

The centre of Langholm is located at the grid reference easting 336446 and northing 584512 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting336446
Northing584512

What are the nearest towns to Langholm?

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

10m
Langholm is 10 miles north of Longtown
14m
Langholm is 14 miles east of Lockerbie
15m
Langholm is 15 miles north-east of Annan
18m
Langholm is 18 miles east of Lochmaben
18m
Langholm is 18 miles north-west of Brampton
21m
Langholm is 21 miles south-west of Hawick
22m
Langholm is 22 miles south-east of Moffat
23m
Langholm is 23 miles north of Wigton
25m
Langholm is 25 miles north-west of Haltwhistle
25m
Langholm is 25 miles east of Dumfries

What are the nearest cities to Langholm?

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

18m
Langholm is 18 miles north of Carlisle
56m
Langholm is 56 miles south of Edinburgh
56m
Langholm is 56 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
62m
Langholm is 62 miles north-west of Durham
66m
Langholm is 66 miles west of Sunderland
69m
Langholm is 69 miles south-east of Glasgow
76m
Langholm is 76 miles south-east of Stirling
77m
Langholm is 77 miles north of Lancaster
88m
Langholm is 88 miles south of Perth
90m
Langholm is 90 miles south of Dundee

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