Where is Throughgate?

Throughgate is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, eight miles north-west of the town of Dumfries, 37 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 61 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 254 miles north of Cardiff, and 292 miles north-west of London. Throughgate lies four miles north-east of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Throughgate falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG2 postcode district. The post town for Throughgate is Dumfries.

Throughgate on a map

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

Which county is Throughgate in?

Throughgate 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 Throughgate in Dumfries?

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

Location of Throughgate within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Throughgate?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Throughgate is DG2 0UG.

Where is Throughgate in DG2?

Throughgate is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DG2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG2 postcode district.

Location of Throughgate within DG2

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What is the post town for Throughgate?

The post town for Throughgate is Dumfries. Throughgate is in the DG2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dumfries.

What is the latitude and longitude of Throughgate?

The centre of Throughgate is located at position 55.13948° latitude and -3.76769° longitude.

Latitude55.13948°
Longitude-3.76769°

What is the easting and northing of Throughgate?

The centre of Throughgate is located at the grid reference easting 287417 and northing 584219 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting287417
Northing584219

What are the nearest towns to Throughgate?

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

8m
Throughgate is 8 miles north-west of Dumfries
13m
Throughgate is 13 miles west of Lochmaben
14m
Throughgate is 14 miles north of Dalbeattie
15m
Throughgate is 15 miles north-east of Castle Douglas
15m
Throughgate is 15 miles east of New Galloway
16m
Throughgate is 16 miles west of Lockerbie
17m
Throughgate is 17 miles south of Sanquhar
19m
Throughgate is 19 miles south-west of Moffat
23m
Throughgate is 23 miles north-west of Annan
24m
Throughgate is 24 miles north-east of Kirkcudbright

What are the nearest cities to Throughgate?

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

37m
Throughgate is 37 miles north-west of Carlisle
53m
Throughgate is 53 miles south of Glasgow
61m
Throughgate is 61 miles south-west of Edinburgh
68m
Throughgate is 68 miles south of Stirling
85m
Throughgate is 85 miles north-west of Lancaster
86m
Throughgate is 86 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
88m
Throughgate is 88 miles south of Perth
90m
Throughgate is 90 miles west of Durham
96m
Throughgate is 96 miles west of Sunderland
96m
Throughgate is 96 miles south of Dundee

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