Where is Springholm?

Springholm is located in the county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, five miles north-east of the town of Castle Douglas, 38 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 71 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 246 miles north of Cardiff, and 287 miles north-west of London. Springholm lies three miles south-west of the Dumfries border, and was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Springholm falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG7 postcode district. The post town for Springholm is Castle Douglas.

Springholm on a map

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

Which county is Springholm in?

Springholm 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 Springholm in The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright?

Springholm is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, and towards the easternmost extremity of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.

Location of Springholm within The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

What is the postcode for Springholm?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Springholm is DG7 3LJ.

Where is Springholm in DG7?

Springholm is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG7 postcode district.

Location of Springholm within DG7

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What is the post town for Springholm?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Springholm?

The centre of Springholm is located at position 55.01009° latitude and -3.87048° longitude.

Latitude55.01009°
Longitude-3.87048°

What is the easting and northing of Springholm?

The centre of Springholm is located at the grid reference easting 280480 and northing 569992 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting280480
Northing569992

What are the nearest towns to Springholm?

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

5m
Springholm is 5 miles north-east of Castle Douglas
6m
Springholm is 6 miles north of Dalbeattie
11m
Springholm is 11 miles west of Dumfries
12m
Springholm is 12 miles south-east of New Galloway
14m
Springholm is 14 miles north-east of Kirkcudbright
15m
Springholm is 15 miles north-east of Gatehouse of Fleet
19m
Springholm is 19 miles south-west of Lochmaben
22m
Springholm is 22 miles north-west of Silloth
22m
Springholm is 22 miles west of Lockerbie
24m
Springholm is 24 miles west of Annan

What are the nearest cities to Springholm?

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

38m
Springholm is 38 miles west of Carlisle
61m
Springholm is 61 miles south of Glasgow
71m
Springholm is 71 miles south-west of Edinburgh
77m
Springholm is 77 miles south of Stirling
79m
Springholm is 79 miles north-west of Lancaster
90m
Springholm is 90 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
93m
Springholm is 93 miles west of Durham
97m
Springholm is 97 miles south of Perth
99m
Springholm is 99 miles north-west of Preston
99m
Springholm is 99 miles west of Sunderland

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