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Troqueer, Dumfries and Galloway

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Troqueer, Dumfries and Galloway

Troqueer is a former village and a parish in Dumfries and Galloway on the west side of the River Nith. The eastern-side was merged with Dumfries to the east in 1929, and today eastern Troqueer is a suburb of Dumfries. For placenames on the western-side of Troqueer Parish (including Maxwelltown) in Kirkcudbrightshire seeĀ : For images of places in Troqueer Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire seeĀ : http://commons. wikimedia. org/wiki/Category:Troqueer .
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway
Traditional CountyKirkcudbrightshire
OS GridNX9775
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 code01387

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

Troqueer, par., Kirkcudbrightshire, on river Nith, 11,675 ac., pop. 5524; contains town of Maxwelltown.

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