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Balmaclellan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Balmaclellan, Dumfries and Galloway

Balmaclellan is a small hillside village of stone houses with slate roofs in a fold of the Galloway hills in south-west Scotland. To the west, across the Ken River, the larger and more prosperous New Galloway lies below the Rhinns of Kells.
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway
Traditional CountyKirkcudbrightshire
OS GridNX6579
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDumfries and Galloway
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDumfries and Galloway
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDumfries and Galloway
Ambulance AuthorityScottish

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

Balmaclellan, par. and vil., N. Kirkcudbrightshire, 2 miles NE. of New Galloway, 23,346 ac. (327 water), pop. 937; P.O.

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