Dalry  Kirkcudbrightshire


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Dalry like this:

Dalry, par. and vil., Kirkcudbrightshire, 8 miles NW. of New Galloway ry. sta.-- par., 34,535 ac., pop. 988; vil., pop. 603; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; an old place, called variously Dalry, Claughan of Dalry, and St John's Town of Dalry; was the starting-point of the Covenanters' rising, which ended at Eullion Green.

Dalry through time

Dalry is now part of Dumfries and Galloway district. Click here for graphs and data of how Dumfries and Galloway has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Dalry itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Dalry, in Dumfries and Galloway and Kirkcudbrightshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 19th August 2019

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