Where is Mochrum?

Mochrum is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, seven miles north-west of the town of Whithorn, 66 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 97 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 236 miles north of Cardiff, and 292 miles north-west of London. Mochrum was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. Mochrum falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG8 postcode district. The post town for Mochrum is Newton Stewart.

Mochrum on a map

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

Which county is Mochrum in?

Mochrum 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 Mochrum in Wigtown?

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

Location of Mochrum within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Mochrum?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Mochrum is DG8 9LU.

Where is Mochrum in DG8?

Mochrum is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG8 postcode district.

Location of Mochrum within DG8

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What is the post town for Mochrum?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Mochrum?

The centre of Mochrum is located at position 54.7848° latitude and -4.57261° longitude.

Latitude54.7848°
Longitude-4.57261°

What is the easting and northing of Mochrum?

The centre of Mochrum is located at the grid reference easting 234666 and northing 546358 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting234666
Northing546358

What are the nearest towns to Mochrum?

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

7m
Mochrum is 7 miles north-west of Whithorn
8m
Mochrum is 8 miles south-west of Wigtown
13m
Mochrum is 13 miles south of Newton Stewart
17m
Mochrum is 17 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet
20m
Mochrum is 20 miles south-east of Stranraer
21m
Mochrum is 21 miles west of Kirkcudbright
26m
Mochrum is 26 miles south-west of New Galloway
28m
Mochrum is 28 miles west of Castle Douglas
32m
Mochrum is 32 miles west of Dalbeattie
34m
Mochrum is 34 miles south of Girvan

What are the nearest cities to Mochrum?

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

66m
Mochrum is 66 miles west of Carlisle
76m
Mochrum is 76 miles south of Glasgow
88m
Mochrum is 88 miles north-west of Lancaster
95m
Mochrum is 95 miles south of Stirling
97m
Mochrum is 97 miles south-west of Edinburgh
104m
Mochrum is 104 miles north-west of Preston
109m
Mochrum is 109 miles north of Bangor
115m
Mochrum is 115 miles north-west of Liverpool
115m
Mochrum is 115 miles north of St Asaph
119m
Mochrum is 119 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne

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