Where is Tongland?

Tongland is located in the county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, two miles north-east of the town of Kirkcudbright, 44 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 82 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 236 miles north of Cardiff, and 282 miles north-west of London. Tongland was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Tongland falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG6 postcode district. The post town for Tongland is Kirkcudbright.

Tongland on a map

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

Which county is Tongland in?

Tongland 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 Tongland in The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright?

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

Location of Tongland within The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

What is the postcode for Tongland?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Tongland is DG6 4LU.

Where is Tongland in DG6?

Tongland is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG6 postcode district.

Location of Tongland within DG6

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What is the post town for Tongland?

The post town for Tongland is Kirkcudbright. Tongland is in the DG6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kirkcudbright.

What is the latitude and longitude of Tongland?

The centre of Tongland is located at position 54.86085° latitude and -4.02978° longitude.

Latitude54.86085°
Longitude-4.02978°

What is the easting and northing of Tongland?

The centre of Tongland is located at the grid reference easting 269812 and northing 553673 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting269812
Northing553673

What are the nearest towns to Tongland?

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

2m
Tongland is 2 miles north-east of Kirkcudbright
6m
Tongland is 6 miles east of Gatehouse of Fleet
7m
Tongland is 7 miles south-west of Castle Douglas
10m
Tongland is 10 miles south-west of Dalbeattie
15m
Tongland is 15 miles south of New Galloway
17m
Tongland is 17 miles east of Wigtown
18m
Tongland is 18 miles north-east of Whithorn
20m
Tongland is 20 miles south-east of Newton Stewart
22m
Tongland is 22 miles south-west of Dumfries
23m
Tongland is 23 miles north-west of Maryport

What are the nearest cities to Tongland?

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

44m
Tongland is 44 miles west of Carlisle
70m
Tongland is 70 miles south of Glasgow
75m
Tongland is 75 miles north-west of Lancaster
82m
Tongland is 82 miles south-west of Edinburgh
87m
Tongland is 87 miles south of Stirling
93m
Tongland is 93 miles north-west of Preston
97m
Tongland is 97 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
98m
Tongland is 98 miles west of Durham
106m
Tongland is 106 miles west of Sunderland
109m
Tongland is 109 miles south of Perth

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