1. Leswalt

Where is Leswalt?

Leswalt is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, three miles north-west of the town of Stranraer, 73 miles south-west of the major city of Glasgow, 103 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 252 miles north of Cardiff, and 313 miles north-west of London. Leswalt lies five miles south-west of the Ayrshire and Arran border, and was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. Leswalt falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG9 postcode district. The post town for Leswalt is Stranraer.

Leswalt on a map

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

Which county is Leswalt in?

Leswalt 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 Leswalt in Wigtown?

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

Location of Leswalt within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Leswalt?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Leswalt is DG9 0LP.

Where is Leswalt in DG9?

Leswalt is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DG9 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DG9 postcode district.

Location of Leswalt within DG9

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Leswalt?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Leswalt?

The centre of Leswalt is located at position 54.93065° latitude and -5.09539° longitude.

Latitude54.93065°
Longitude-5.09539°

What is the easting and northing of Leswalt?

The centre of Leswalt is located at the grid reference easting 201776 and northing 563939 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting201776
Northing563939

What are the nearest towns to Leswalt?

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

3m
Leswalt is 3 miles north-west of Stranraer
24m
Leswalt is 24 miles south-west of Girvan
25m
Leswalt is 25 miles west of Newton Stewart
26m
Leswalt is 26 miles west of Wigtown
30m
Leswalt is 30 miles north-west of Whithorn
34m
Leswalt is 34 miles south-west of Maybole
36m
Leswalt is 36 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet
39m
Leswalt is 39 miles west of New Galloway
40m
Leswalt is 40 miles south-east of Campbeltown
41m
Leswalt is 41 miles south-west of Ayr

What are the nearest cities to Leswalt?

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

73m
Leswalt is 73 miles south-west of Glasgow
86m
Leswalt is 86 miles west of Carlisle
94m
Leswalt is 94 miles south-west of Stirling
103m
Leswalt is 103 miles south-west of Edinburgh
111m
Leswalt is 111 miles north-west of Lancaster
120m
Leswalt is 120 miles south-west of Perth
124m
Leswalt is 124 miles north of Bangor
126m
Leswalt is 126 miles north-west of Preston
134m
Leswalt is 134 miles north-west of St Asaph
134m
Leswalt is 134 miles south-west of Dundee

More Leswalt data