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Tongland, Dumfries and Galloway

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Tongland, Dumfries and Galloway

Tongland is a small village about 2 miles north of Kirkcudbright, in Kirkcudbrightshire, Dumfries and Galloway, south west Scotland. It lies on the west bank of the Dee near its confluence with the Tarff Water. It was also a Civil Parish Area in Kirkcudbrightshire. For information on the Civil Parish records seeĀ :
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway
Traditional CountyKirkcudbrightshire
OS GridNX6954
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDumfries and Galloway

Other names by which Tongland, Dumfries and Galloway has been known in the past


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

Tongland, par. and hamlet, Kirkcudbrightshire - par., 9738 ac., pop. 829; hamlet, on river Dee, 2½ miles NE. of Kirkcudbright; P.O., called Tongueland.

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