Where is Parton?

Parton is located in the county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, six miles south-east of the town of New Galloway, 45 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 73 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 247 miles north of Cardiff, and 291 miles north-west of London. Parton was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Parton falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG7 postcode district. The post town for Parton is Castle Douglas.

Parton on a map

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

Which county is Parton in?

Parton 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 Parton in The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright?

Parton 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 Parton within The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

What is the postcode for Parton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Parton is DG7 3NE.

Where is Parton in DG7?

Parton 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 Parton within DG7

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What is the post town for Parton?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Parton?

The centre of Parton is located at position 55.00945° latitude and -4.04308° longitude.

Latitude55.00945°
Longitude-4.04308°

What is the easting and northing of Parton?

The centre of Parton is located at the grid reference easting 269442 and northing 570231 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting269442
Northing570231

What are the nearest towns to Parton?

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

6m
Parton is 6 miles south-east of New Galloway
7m
Parton is 7 miles north-west of Castle Douglas
10m
Parton is 10 miles north-west of Dalbeattie
11m
Parton is 11 miles north-east of Gatehouse of Fleet
12m
Parton is 12 miles north of Kirkcudbright
18m
Parton is 18 miles west of Dumfries
18m
Parton is 18 miles east of Newton Stewart
19m
Parton is 19 miles north-east of Wigtown
24m
Parton is 24 miles north-east of Whithorn
25m
Parton is 25 miles south of Sanquhar

What are the nearest cities to Parton?

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

45m
Parton is 45 miles west of Carlisle
60m
Parton is 60 miles south of Glasgow
73m
Parton is 73 miles south-west of Edinburgh
77m
Parton is 77 miles south of Stirling
83m
Parton is 83 miles north-west of Lancaster
97m
Parton is 97 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
99m
Parton is 99 miles south of Perth
99m
Parton is 99 miles west of Durham
102m
Parton is 102 miles north-west of Preston
106m
Parton is 106 miles west of Sunderland

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