Akers Avenue

Postcode: DG1 1UQ

Akers Avenue is a street in the settlement of Locharbriggs which is within the electoral area of Lochar Ward in the administration area of Dumfries and Galloway Council located in the Scotland Euro Region of the UK.

Akers Avenue is located 287.65 miles North West from the centre of London, 29.51 miles North West from the centre of Carlisle, 58.49 miles South East from the centre of Glasgow and 60.18 miles South from the centre of Edinburgh.

Road Name:Akers Avenue
Road Type:residential
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DG1 1UQ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Akers Avenue is approximately 4.74282 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is 25 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Akers Avenue is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.705893 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Akers Avenue is approximately 25 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01387 - Dumfries
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 6.8
Median Speed: 8.1
Maximum Speed: 8.1
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 25
water

Water and Drainage Details

Scottish Water
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Healthcare and Education

Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Lochthorn Library

Edinburgh Road, Dumfries, DG11UF
Telephone:
Distance: 0.86 Kilometres
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Lochside Library

30 Lochside Road, Dumfries, DG20LW
Telephone:
Distance: 4.22 Kilometres
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Ewart Public Library

Catherine Street, Dumfries, DG11JB
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Distance: 4.27 Kilometres
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Georgetown Library

Gillbrae Road, Dumfries, DG14EJ
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Distance: 4.68 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Dumfries Station is 4 Kilometers away

Directions from Akers Avenue to Dumfries

Dumfries station is operated by ScotRail in the Dumfries and Galloway area on the Scotland Boundary - Barassie Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Annan • Auchinleck • Bardon Mill • Barrhead • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Corbridge • Dunlop • Glasgow Central • Gretna Green • Haltwhistle • Haydon Bridge • Hexham • Kennishead • Kilmarnock • Kilmaurs • Kirkconnel • MetroCentre • New Cumnock • Newcastle • Nitshill • Pollokshaws West • Priesthill & Darnley • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Sanquhar • Stewarton • Stocksfield • Wetheral • Wylam

Lockerbie Station is 14.55 Kilometers away

Directions from Akers Avenue to Lockerbie

Lockerbie station is operated by ScotRail in the Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale area on the Border [nr Gretna] - Carstairs stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Birmingham New Street • Carlisle • Crewe • Edinburgh • Euston • Glasgow Central • Haymarket • Heald Green • Lancaster • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Milton Keynes Central • Motherwell • Oxenholme Lake District • Penrith • Preston • Stafford • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wigan North Western • Wolverhampton

Aspatria Station is 41.69 Kilometers away

Directions from Akers Avenue to Aspatria

Aspatria station is operated by Northern in the Workington area on the Cumbrian Coast stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Arnside • Askam • Bardon Mill • Barrow-In-Furness • Bootle (Cumbria) • Brampton (Cumbria) • Braystones • Cark & Cartmel • Carlisle • Carnforth • Corbridge • Corkickle • Dalston • Dalton • Drigg • Flimby • Foxfield • Grange-Over-Sands • Green Road • Haltwhistle • Harrington • Haydon Bridge • Hexham • Kents Bank • Kirkby-In-Furness • Lancaster • Maryport • MetroCentre • Millom • Nethertown • Newcastle • Parton • Preston • Prudhoe • Ravenglass • Riding Mill • Roose • Seascale • Sellafield • Silecroft • Silverdale • St.Bees • Stocksfield • Ulverston • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Wigton • Workington • Wylam

Maryport Station is 44.19 Kilometers away

Directions from Akers Avenue to Maryport

Maryport station is operated by Northern in the Workington area on the Cumbrian Coast stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Arnside • Askam • Aspatria • Bardon Mill • Barrow-In-Furness • Bootle (Cumbria) • Brampton (Cumbria) • Braystones • Cark & Cartmel • Carlisle • Carnforth • Corbridge • Corkickle • Dalston • Dalton • Drigg • Flimby • Foxfield • Grange-Over-Sands • Green Road • Haltwhistle • Harrington • Haydon Bridge • Hexham • Kents Bank • Kirkby-In-Furness • Lancaster • MetroCentre • Millom • Nethertown • Newcastle • Parton • Preston • Prudhoe • Ravenglass • Riding Mill • Roose • Seascale • Sellafield • Silecroft • Silverdale • St.Bees • Stocksfield • Ulverston • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Wigton • Workington • Wylam

Airports

Nearest Airports

Glasgow Prestwick International Airport is 79.07 Kilometers away Directions from Akers Avenue to Glasgow Prestwick International Airport
Edinburgh Airport is 94.53 Kilometers away Directions from Akers Avenue to Edinburgh Airport
Glasgow International Airport is 99.9 Kilometers away Directions from Akers Avenue to Glasgow International Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 151.59 Kilometers away Directions from Akers Avenue to Blackpool International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Nichol End (Derwentwater) Ferry Landing is 62.92 Kilometers away
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Keswick Ferry Landing is 63.38 Kilometers away
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Hawes End Derwentwater Ferry Landing is 64.2 Kilometers away
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Low Brandelhow Derwentwater Ferry Landing is 64.79 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Motorways

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A74(M) J17/B7068/B7076 - 13.8 Km Away
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Junction: A74(M) J18/B723/B7076 - 14.71 Km Away
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Junction: A74(M) J16/B7076 - 16.49 Km Away
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Junction: A74(M) J19/B725/B7076 - 20.2 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Spar Shop

46 Auchencrieff Road, Dumfries, DG1 1UY
Distance: 0.33 Kilometres
Directions from Akers Avenue to Spar Shop

NISA - Heathhall

46 Auchencrieff Road, Dumfries, DG1 1UY1-3 Herries Court, Heathhall, Dumfries, DG1 3TL
Distance: 1.14 Kilometres
Directions from Akers Avenue to NISA - Heathhall

Tesco Express

46 Auchencrieff Road, Dumfries, DG1 1UY1-3 Herries Court, Heathhall, Dumfries, DG1 3TLEdinburgh Road, Heathhall, Dumfries, DG1 1TT
Distance: 1.59 Kilometres
Directions from Akers Avenue to Tesco Express

Tesco

46 Auchencrieff Road, Dumfries, DG1 1UY1-3 Herries Court, Heathhall, Dumfries, DG1 3TLEdinburgh Road, Heathhall, Dumfries, DG1 1TTLockerbie Road, Dumfries, DG1 3PF
Distance: 3.38 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Dumfries and Galloway Aviation Museum
Distance: 1.62 (km)
Directions from Akers Avenue to Dumfries and Galloway Aviation Museum

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Lincluden Collegiate Church
Distance: 3.41 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Gracefield Arts Centre
Distance: 3.76 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Burns Mausoleum, Robert Burns Centre
Distance: 4.64 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Dumfries and Galloway
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Council Offices
English Street
Dumfries
DG1 2DD
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Telephone Number: 0303 333 3000
Within the electoral area of Lochar Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Dumfries and Galloway
The Member of Parliament is Brown, Russell

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Location details

Location Details

Akers Avenue

OS Reference: 299262, 580195
OS Grid Reference: NX993802
Latitude and Longitude: 55.10585586461, -3.5791869392104
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 4.74282 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Akers Avenue

Map Number: 78
Map Name: Nithsdale & Lowther Hills
Locharbriggs
Dumfries & Galloway
Scotland
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