Where is Mossdale?

Mossdale is located in the county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, five miles south of the town of New Galloway, 47 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 74 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 247 miles north of Cardiff, and 292 miles north-west of London. Mossdale was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Mossdale falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG7 postcode district. The post town for Mossdale is Castle Douglas.

Mossdale on a map

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

Which county is Mossdale in?

Mossdale is in the ceremonial county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, the historic county of Kirkcudbrightshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyThe Stewartry of Kirkcudbright
Historic CountyKirkcudbrightshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Mossdale in The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright?

Mossdale is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.

Location of Mossdale within The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

What is the postcode for Mossdale?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Mossdale is DG7 2NF.

Where is Mossdale in DG7?

Mossdale is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG7 postcode district.

Location of Mossdale within DG7

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What is the post town for Mossdale?

The post town for Mossdale is Castle Douglas. Mossdale is in the DG7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Castle Douglas.

What is the latitude and longitude of Mossdale?

The centre of Mossdale is located at position 55.012° latitude and -4.09209° longitude.

Latitude55.012°
Longitude-4.09209°

What is the easting and northing of Mossdale?

The centre of Mossdale is located at the grid reference easting 266316 and northing 570607 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting266316
Northing570607

What are the nearest towns to Mossdale?

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

5m
Mossdale is 5 miles south of New Galloway
8m
Mossdale is 8 miles north-west of Castle Douglas
10m
Mossdale is 10 miles north-east of Gatehouse of Fleet
12m
Mossdale is 12 miles north-west of Dalbeattie
12m
Mossdale is 12 miles north of Kirkcudbright
16m
Mossdale is 16 miles east of Newton Stewart
17m
Mossdale is 17 miles north-east of Wigtown
20m
Mossdale is 20 miles west of Dumfries
23m
Mossdale is 23 miles north-east of Whithorn
26m
Mossdale is 26 miles south of Sanquhar

What are the nearest cities to Mossdale?

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

47m
Mossdale is 47 miles west of Carlisle
59m
Mossdale is 59 miles south of Glasgow
74m
Mossdale is 74 miles south-west of Edinburgh
77m
Mossdale is 77 miles south of Stirling
84m
Mossdale is 84 miles north-west of Lancaster
99m
Mossdale is 99 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
99m
Mossdale is 99 miles south of Perth
101m
Mossdale is 101 miles west of Durham
103m
Mossdale is 103 miles north-west of Preston
108m
Mossdale is 108 miles west of Sunderland

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