Dumfries is the principal town in in . It's a market and former county town straddling the River Nith: Maxwelltown, the area west of the river, was a separate town until merged with Dumfries in 1929.
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Notable Places in the Area

is a football stadium on Terregles Street in Dumfries, , Scotland. Photo: Jmorrison230582, CC BY-SA 3.0.

and Camera Obscura, located in Dumfries in , is the largest museum in the region. Photo: FutureMuseumSW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is located in Dumfries. The gallery's main building, a Category B listed… Photo: Richard Dorrell, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Photo: John Lord, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a former village and a parish in the historic county of Kirkcudbrightshire in on the west side of the . Photo: Chris Newman, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is an institutional campus in Dumfries in southwest Scotland. Photo: Jonathan Oldenbuck, CC BY-SA 3.0.


55.0698° or 55° 4' 11.4" north
-3.6092° or 3° 36' 33.2" west
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node 20974378
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