Where is Lochmaben?

Lochmaben is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, three miles west of the town of Lockerbie, 26 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 58 miles south of Edinburgh, 252 miles north of Cardiff, and 285 miles north-west of London. Lochmaben was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Lochmaben falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG11 postcode district. The post town for Lochmaben is Lockerbie.

Lochmaben on a map

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

Which county is Lochmaben in?

Lochmaben 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 Lochmaben in Dumfries?

Lochmaben is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dumfries, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dumfries.

Location of Lochmaben within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Lochmaben?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lochmaben is DG11 1NG.

Where is Lochmaben in DG11?

Lochmaben is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG11 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DG11 postcode district.

Location of Lochmaben within DG11

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What is the post town for Lochmaben?

The post town for Lochmaben is Lockerbie. Lochmaben is in the DG11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lockerbie.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lochmaben?

The centre of Lochmaben is located at position 55.12851° latitude and -3.44094° longitude.

Latitude55.12851°
Longitude-3.44094°

What is the easting and northing of Lochmaben?

The centre of Lochmaben is located at the grid reference easting 308219 and northing 582519 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting308219
Northing582519

What are the nearest towns to Lochmaben?

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

3m
Lochmaben is 3 miles west of Lockerbie
8m
Lochmaben is 8 miles north-east of Dumfries
12m
Lochmaben is 12 miles north-west of Annan
14m
Lochmaben is 14 miles south of Moffat
18m
Lochmaben is 18 miles west of Langholm
18m
Lochmaben is 18 miles north of Silloth
20m
Lochmaben is 20 miles north-east of Dalbeattie
20m
Lochmaben is 20 miles north-west of Longtown
23m
Lochmaben is 23 miles north-east of Castle Douglas
24m
Lochmaben is 24 miles north-west of Wigton

What are the nearest cities to Lochmaben?

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

26m
Lochmaben is 26 miles north-west of Carlisle
58m
Lochmaben is 58 miles south of Edinburgh
60m
Lochmaben is 60 miles south-east of Glasgow
71m
Lochmaben is 71 miles south of Stirling
73m
Lochmaben is 73 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
78m
Lochmaben is 78 miles west of Durham
79m
Lochmaben is 79 miles north of Lancaster
83m
Lochmaben is 83 miles west of Sunderland
88m
Lochmaben is 88 miles south of Perth
94m
Lochmaben is 94 miles south of Dundee

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