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Tynron, Dumfries and Galloway

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Tynron, Dumfries and Galloway

Tynron is a village or hamlet in Dumfries and Galloway, south-west Scotland. It lies in the Shinnel Glen, 2 miles from Moniaive. At Tynron Doon there can be seen the ditches and ramparts of an Iron Age hillfort. For detailed information see "Tynron Glen" by John Shaw, available in Dumfries Ewart Library, a new version on tynronglenshaw. com or less recent versions on tynronglen. info or oocities. org/tynron/.
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway
Traditional CountyDumfriesshire
OS GridNX8093
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDumfries and Galloway

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

Tynron, par. and hamlet, Dumfriesshire, on Shinnel Water - par., 15,683 ac., pop. 416; hamlet, 5 miles SW. of Thornhill; P.O.; Tynron Doon is 945 ft. high.

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