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Dunragit, Dumfries and Galloway

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Dunragit, Dumfries and Galloway

Dunragit is a village on the A75, between Stranraer and Glenluce at Old Luce, Wigtownshire, in Wigtownshire, Dumfries and Galloway, south-west Scotland. The village grew up around the west gate of Dunragit House, an 18th century three-storey four-bay country house. (click on photo below) The major employer was always the Creamery, but this is no longer in use.
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway
Traditional CountyWigtownshire
OS GridNX1557
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDumfries and Galloway

Dunragit, Dumfries and Galloway in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Dunragit, vil. with ry. sta., 5½ miles SE. of Stranraer, Wigtownshire; P.O., T.O.; at Dunragit is a butter and cheese factory; in vicinity of sta. is the Mote of Dunragit, hill, and Dunragit House, seat.

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