Where is Tynron?

Tynron is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, 11 miles south of the town of Sanquhar, 44 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 58 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 260 miles north of Cardiff, and 299 miles north-west of London. Tynron lies five miles north-east of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Tynron falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG3 postcode district. The post town for Tynron is Thornhill.

Tynron on a map

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

Which county is Tynron in?

Tynron 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 Tynron in Dumfries?

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

Location of Tynron within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Tynron?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Tynron is DG3 4LA.

Where is Tynron in DG3?

Tynron is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG3 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG3 postcode district.

Location of Tynron within DG3

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What is the post town for Tynron?

The post town for Tynron is Thornhill. Tynron is in the DG3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Thornhill.

What is the latitude and longitude of Tynron?

The centre of Tynron is located at position 55.2148° latitude and -3.87627° longitude.

Latitude55.2148°
Longitude-3.87627°

What is the easting and northing of Tynron?

The centre of Tynron is located at the grid reference easting 280722 and northing 592780 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting280722
Northing592780

What are the nearest towns to Tynron?

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

11m
Tynron is 11 miles south of Sanquhar
14m
Tynron is 14 miles north-east of New Galloway
15m
Tynron is 15 miles north-west of Dumfries
18m
Tynron is 18 miles west of Lochmaben
19m
Tynron is 19 miles south-west of Moffat
19m
Tynron is 19 miles north of Castle Douglas
20m
Tynron is 20 miles north of Dalbeattie
22m
Tynron is 22 miles west of Lockerbie
23m
Tynron is 23 miles south-east of Cumnock
26m
Tynron is 26 miles north-east of Gatehouse of Fleet

What are the nearest cities to Tynron?

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

44m
Tynron is 44 miles north-west of Carlisle
47m
Tynron is 47 miles south of Glasgow
58m
Tynron is 58 miles south-west of Edinburgh
62m
Tynron is 62 miles south of Stirling
83m
Tynron is 83 miles south of Perth
91m
Tynron is 91 miles north-west of Lancaster
91m
Tynron is 91 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
93m
Tynron is 93 miles south-west of Dundee
96m
Tynron is 96 miles west of Durham
101m
Tynron is 101 miles west of Sunderland

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