South West

South West Scotland is a lowland region of , a triangle bounded to the west by the Firth of Clyde and to the south by the Solway Firth. It's mostly rural, but with a strip of resort towns along the Clyde coast and industry inland.

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is a region in the southwest of Scotland. It's divided administratively into South, East and North Ayrshire; but for visitors the practical divisions are the coast, the islands, and the inland areas. Photo: StaraBlazkova, CC BY 2.5.

is one of 32 unitary council areas of Scotland and is located in the western Southern Uplands. Photo: Phil Sangwell, CC BY 2.0.

The is in south-western in the Firth of Clyde, which is the broad reach of sea southwest of and enclosed by the Ayrshire coast to the east and the Kintyre peninsula to the west. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in , in South West . Its chief attraction for visitors is the nearby village of Alloway, birthplace of Robert Burns. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a region in the southwest of . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

South West

Latitude of center
55.6° or 55° 36' north
Longitude of center
-4.6° or 4° 36' west

Also Known As

  • English: South West (Scotland)
  • English: South West Scotland
  • Hebrew: דרום-מערב סקוטלנד
  • Italian: Scozia sudoccidentale

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