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Rockcliffe, Dumfries and Galloway

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Rockcliffe, Dumfries and Galloway

Rockcliffe is a small coastal tourist village in Dumfries and Galloway in Scotland, with a view of Rough Island, Hestan Island, the Solway Firth and sometimes the Lake District. Rockcliffe lies on shore of the Rough Firth and gives access to Rough Island by way of a tidal causeway. Road access is from Dalbeattie and Dumfries; although Kippford is nearby there is no direct road route. Rockcliffe is linked to Sandyhills, Barcloy Hill, Castle Point and Kippford by footpath.
Post townDalbeattie
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway
Traditional CountyKirkcudbrightshire
OS GridNX8453
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 630
Population137 (2001 Census)

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