Where is Park?

Park is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, ten miles north-west of the town of Dumfries, 38 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, and 295 miles north-west of London. Park lies six miles south of the Lanarkshire border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Park falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG3 postcode district. The post town for Park is Thornhill.

Park on a map

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

Which county is Park in?

Park 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 Park in Dumfries?

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

Location of Park within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Park?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Park is DG3 5JR.

Where is Park in DG3?

Park is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG3 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG3 postcode district.

Location of Park within DG3

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What is the post town for Park?

The post town for Park is Thornhill. Park is in the DG3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Thornhill.

What is the latitude and longitude of Park?

The centre of Park is located at position 55.20345° latitude and -3.71608° longitude.

Latitude55.20345°
Longitude-3.71608°

What is the easting and northing of Park?

The centre of Park is located at the grid reference easting 290882 and northing 591255 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting290882
Northing591255

What are the nearest towns to Park?

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

10m
Park is 10 miles north-west of Dumfries
12m
Park is 12 miles north-west of Lochmaben
14m
Park is 14 miles south-west of Moffat
14m
Park is 14 miles south-east of Sanquhar
15m
Park is 15 miles north-west of Lockerbie
19m
Park is 19 miles north-east of New Galloway
19m
Park is 19 miles north of Dalbeattie
20m
Park is 20 miles north-east of Castle Douglas
23m
Park is 23 miles north-west of Annan
27m
Park is 27 miles north-west of Silloth

What are the nearest cities to Park?

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

38m
Park is 38 miles north-west of Carlisle
50m
Park is 50 miles south of Glasgow
56m
Park is 56 miles south-west of Edinburgh
64m
Park is 64 miles south of Stirling
83m
Park is 83 miles south of Perth
85m
Park is 85 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
88m
Park is 88 miles north-west of Lancaster
90m
Park is 90 miles west of Durham
91m
Park is 91 miles south of Dundee
95m
Park is 95 miles west of Sunderland