Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat Articles
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, United Kingdom


Alternative Names:Caisteal Dhughlais, Caisteal Dhùghlais, Caisteal Dhúghlais, Castle Douglas
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
Region:Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, United Kingdom
Latitude:54° 56' 27" N
Longitude:3° 55' 40" W
Lat/Long (dec):54.94095,-3.92784
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Population:4,070 (2017)
  Search for other features

Mindat.org localities near to this feature


LocalityGrid Ref.LatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK54° 56' 3" N3° 49' 21" W6.8km (4.2 miles)
Screel Hill, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK54° 52' 33" N3° 54' 0" W7.4km (4.6 miles)
Auchencairn, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK54° 50' 34" N3° 52' 22" W11.4km (7.1 miles)
Almorness coast, Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX83351754° 50' 47" N3° 49' 3" W12.6km (7.9 miles)
Colvend Mine, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX86852754° 51' 22" N3° 45' 48" W14.1km (8.8 miles)
Hestan Island, Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX83850554° 50' 0" N3° 48' 35" W14.1km (8.8 miles)
Needle's Eye, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK54° 52' 22" N3° 43' 56" W14.6km (9.1 miles)
Sandyhills Bay (Southwick Cliffs), Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX89555454° 52' 51" N3° 43' 21" W14.7km (9.1 miles)
Dundrennan, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK54° 48' 32" N3° 56' 49" W14.7km (9.2 miles)
Piper's Cove, Solway Firth, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX89154554° 52' 22" N3° 43' 42" W14.8km (9.2 miles)
Auchencairn Barytes Mine, Auchencairn, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK54° 49' 1" N3° 50' 31" W14.8km (9.2 miles)
Rascarrel Bay, Auchencairn, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX81448454° 48' 43" N3° 51' 48" W14.9km (9.3 miles)
Airds Point, Auchencairn, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX82148454° 49' 1" N3° 50' 4" W15.0km (9.3 miles)
Barlocco, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK54° 48' 17" N3° 53' 35" W15.3km (9.5 miles)
Marbruie Cove, Solway Firth, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX90455554° 52' 55" N3° 42' 30" W15.5km (9.6 miles)
Boreland Burn, New Abbey, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX92060254° 55' 26" N3° 41' 9" W15.6km (9.7 miles)
Caulkerbush, Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX91556254° 53' 19" N3° 41' 30" W16.2km (10.0 miles)
Needle's Eye Mine, Needle's Eye, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX91556254° 53' 19" N3° 41' 30" W16.2km (10.0 miles)
Kinharvie Burn, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX92665054° 58' 4" N3° 40' 40" W16.2km (10.1 miles)
Port Mary Cove, Dundrennan, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX75645454° 47' 15" N3° 56' 20" W17.1km (10.6 miles)
Auchengray Fell, New Abbey, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX92767354° 59' 26" N3° 40' 21" W17.2km (10.7 miles)
Gatehouse of Fleet, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK54° 52' 56" N4° 11' 3" W17.6km (11.0 miles)
Mabie Forest, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK55° 0' 58" N3° 40' 49" W17.9km (11.1 miles)
Abbey Burn Foot beach, Dundrennan, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX74244554° 46' 46" N3° 57' 25" W18.0km (11.2 miles)
Girthon, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK54° 51' 24" N4° 10' 14" W18.1km (11.3 miles)
Drumruck Mine, Girthon, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX58263654° 56' 48" N4° 12' 51" W18.3km (11.4 miles)
Criffel granodiorite, Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK54° 55' 8" N3° 38' 22" W18.6km (11.5 miles)
Abbey Head, Abbey Burn Foot beach, Dundrennan, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX73943854° 46' 25" N3° 57' 35" W18.7km (11.6 miles)
Craigbill Hill, Mabie Forest, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX93869655° 0' 49" N3° 39' 46" W18.7km (11.6 miles)
Long Fell, New Abbey, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKNX90664454° 56' 56" N3° 38' 3" W18.8km (11.7 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 18.8 km)

Rock types recorded nearby (within 18.8 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Castle Douglas & Community HospitalHospital54° 56' 21" N3° 55' 32" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
The Douglas Arms HotelHotel54° 56' 22" N3° 55' 53" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
The Urr Valley Country House HotelHotel54° 56' 49" N3° 55' 22" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Mid KeltonPopulated place54° 55' 0" N3° 55' 59" W2.7km (1.7 miles)
Carlingwark LochLake54° 55' 0" N3° 55' 59" W2.7km (1.7 miles)
Threave HouseEstate(s)54° 55' 0" N3° 57' 0" W3.0km (1.9 miles)
Bridge of DeePopulated place54° 55' 10" N3° 58' 42" W4.0km (2.5 miles)
Balmaghie HouseEstate(s)54° 57' 0" N4° 0' 0" W4.7km (2.9 miles)
GelstonPopulated place54° 53' 59" N3° 53' 59" W4.9km (3.0 miles)
Erncrogo LochLake54° 58' 59" N3° 58' 0" W5.3km (3.3 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
British IslesIsland
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
UKCountry
Scotland, UKCountry
Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKCouncil Area
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: June 18, 2019 12:03:12
Go to top of page