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Carsphairn, Dumfries and Galloway

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Carsphairn, Dumfries and Galloway

Carsphairn is a village in Kirkcudbrightshire, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland. It is located about half way between Dalmellington and St. John's Town of Dalry, next to the A713 road. Carsphairn annual sheep show is held in the village. Cairnsmore of Carsphairn is to the north east of the village in the Carsphairn and Scaur Hills. To the west is the ridge of the Rhinns of Kells in the Galloway Hills.
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway
Traditional CountyKirkcudbrightshire
OS GridNX5693
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDumfries and Galloway

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

Carsphairn, par. and vil., N. Kirkcudbrightshire, on Water of Deugh, 10 miles SE. of Dalmellington sta., 54,624 ac., pop. 484; P.O.

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