Where is Torthorwald?

Torthorwald is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, four miles east of the town of Dumfries, 27 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 61 miles south of Edinburgh, 250 miles north of Cardiff, and 284 miles north-west of London. Torthorwald was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Torthorwald falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG1 postcode district. The post town for Torthorwald is Dumfries.

Torthorwald on a map

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

Which county is Torthorwald in?

Torthorwald 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 Torthorwald in Dumfries?

Torthorwald is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dumfries, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dumfries.

Location of Torthorwald within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Torthorwald?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Torthorwald is DG1 3PU.

Where is Torthorwald in DG1?

Torthorwald is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG1 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG1 postcode district.

Location of Torthorwald within DG1

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What is the post town for Torthorwald?

The post town for Torthorwald is Dumfries. Torthorwald is in the DG1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dumfries.

What is the latitude and longitude of Torthorwald?

The centre of Torthorwald is located at position 55.08961° latitude and -3.51566° longitude.

Latitude55.08961°
Longitude-3.51566°

What is the easting and northing of Torthorwald?

The centre of Torthorwald is located at the grid reference easting 303361 and northing 578291 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting303361
Northing578291

What are the nearest towns to Torthorwald?

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

4m
Torthorwald is 4 miles east of Dumfries
4m
Torthorwald is 4 miles south-west of Lochmaben
7m
Torthorwald is 7 miles west of Lockerbie
12m
Torthorwald is 12 miles north-west of Annan
16m
Torthorwald is 16 miles north of Silloth
16m
Torthorwald is 16 miles north-east of Dalbeattie
17m
Torthorwald is 17 miles south of Moffat
19m
Torthorwald is 19 miles north-east of Castle Douglas
21m
Torthorwald is 21 miles west of Langholm
22m
Torthorwald is 22 miles west of Longtown

What are the nearest cities to Torthorwald?

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

27m
Torthorwald is 27 miles north-west of Carlisle
61m
Torthorwald is 61 miles south-east of Glasgow
61m
Torthorwald is 61 miles south of Edinburgh
73m
Torthorwald is 73 miles south of Stirling
76m
Torthorwald is 76 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
77m
Torthorwald is 77 miles north of Lancaster
80m
Torthorwald is 80 miles west of Durham
86m
Torthorwald is 86 miles west of Sunderland
90m
Torthorwald is 90 miles south of Perth
97m
Torthorwald is 97 miles south of Dundee

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