Scaur Water

Scaur Water is a river which rises near Polskeoch in the Scaur hills in the region of , . It flows from its source near in the Southern Uplands and joins the two miles southwest of .

Notable Places in the Area

is a health facility in Townhead Street, , . is situated 1¼ miles east of Scaur Water.

Localities in the Area

is a village in the Mid Nithsdale area of , Scotland, south of and north of on the main A76 road. Photo: M J Richardson, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village and civil parish in , Scotland. is situated 3 miles southeast of Scaur Water. Photo: Walter Baxter, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village and civil parish in , south-west , lying in a hollow of the , 2 miles from . is situated 3½ miles west of Scaur Water. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Scaur Water

55.2333° or 55° 14' north
-3.8° or 3° 48' west
Open Location Code
157 feet (48 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Scar Water
  • Scots: Scaur Watter
  • Swedish: Scar Water
  • Scar

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