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Palnackie, Dumfries and Galloway

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Palnackie, Dumfries and Galloway

Palnackie is a village in the parish of Buittle in the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright. It has a population of approxiamatley 250. It has Post Office, shop, Cafe/Restaurant and Pub. It has a School and a Village Hall. Several businesses are based here including two haulage firms, a building contractor, electrician and skip hire business. Palnackie is a working sea port on the Urr Water which is visited by fishing boats and pleasure craft alike.
Post townCastle Douglas
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway
Traditional CountyKirkcudbrightshire
OS GridNX8256
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
Dialling code01556
Population148 (2001 Census)

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