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Watchhill Road in Canonbie

Watchhill Road is a Street in the Dumfries village of Canonbie and measures approximately 156 metres long.

There is only one street named Watchhill Road making it unique in Great Britain.

Watchhill Road is within the area of Dumfries and Galloway Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

The average elevation of Watchhill Road is roughly 65.09 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 65.40 and the lowest point being 64.70. A change of 0.70 metres.

Watchhill Road has the postcodes of DG14 0TA, DG14 0TD and DG14 0TU.

Watchhill Road is located within the county of Dumfries which is within the proud nation of Scotland. 273.93 miles North West from the centre of London, 12.69 miles North from the centre of Carlisle, 53.88 miles West from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne and 60.9 miles South from the centre of Edinburgh.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Watchhill Road

Sunrise09:24
Sunset17:18

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DG14 0TA
DG14 0TD
DG14 0TU

Latest Weather Conditions for Watchhill Road

Observed at Weather Station:Carlisle 17 January 2021 at 02:00 (9.99 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:4.4°C (86.7%)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Watchhill Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
65.0964.7065.400.70

Frequently asked Questions for Watchhill Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Watchhill Road in?

Watchhill Road is located within the local authority area of Dumfries and Galloway Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Watchhill Road in?

Watchhill Road is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Watchhill Road in?

Watchhill Road is located within the ward of Annandale East and Eskdale.

What County is Watchhill Road in?

Watchhill Road is located within the ceremonial county of Dumfries.

What Constituency is Watchhill Road in?

Watchhill Road is located within the constituency of Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale.

What Part of the UK is Watchhill Road in?

Watchhill Road is located within the historic nation of Scotland.

What County Council area is Watchhill Road in?

Watchhill Road is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Watchhill Road in?

Watchhill Road is located within the Scotland Police area.

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Location Details

Watchhill Road
Map showing the location of Watchhill Road
Latitude55.077480
Longitude-2.955733
OS Easting (X):338987
OS Northing (Y):576315
OS Grid Reference:NY390763

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Watchhill Road

Nearby Roads

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeS00097198
ONS Area NameRural Workers and Families
LSOA Code:S01007650
LSOA Name:Langholm and Eskdale - 05
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:S02001438
MSOA Name:Langholm and Eskdale
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Nearest Supermarkets

Waitrose At Gretna Green Services
A74M, Junction 21/22, Trunk Road, Gretna Green, Dumfries, DG16 5HQ
0800 188 884
Distance: 6.98 Miles
Directions from Watchhill Road to Waitrose At Gretna Green Services
Asda Carlisle
Chandler Way, Carlisle, CA3 0JQ
01228 526550
Distance: 10.29 Miles
Directions from Watchhill Road to Asda Carlisle
Morrisons Carlisle
Kingstown Road, Carlisle CA3 0QZ
01228 511771
Distance: 11.35 Miles
Directions from Watchhill Road to Morrisons Carlisle
Sainsburys Carlisle Stanwix Local
Unit B, Northgate, 54 Scotland Road, Carlisle, England, CA3 9DB
1228510080
Distance: 11.83 Miles
Directions from Watchhill Road to Sainsburys Carlisle Stanwix Local

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 013873 - Langholm
Area Code: 01461 - Gretna

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 6.9 7.5 8.1 N 13

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Dumfries and Galloway Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DD
Telephone Number: 0303 333 3000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is David Mundell
Details for the MP David Mundell on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election David Mundell won with a majority of 3,781 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 68,330
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Annandale East and Eskdale Ward
Community Council: Canonbie and District
Ceremonial County: Dumfries

Nearest Car Parks

Jouker's Close Car Park
Jouker's Close, Langholm, Dumfriesshire
Langholm
DG13 0JE
Distance: 5.32 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Charles Street Car Park
Charles Street, Langholm, Dumfriesshire
Langholm
DG13 0AA
Distance: 5.37 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03033333000
Operated by: Dumfries and Galloway Council
High Street (Kilngreen) Car Park
Townhead, Langholm, Dumfriesshire
Langholm
DG13 0EP
Distance: 5.56 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03033333000
Operated by: Dumfries and Galloway Council
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Nearest Schools

Schools near Watchhill Road
Name Address Postcode Telephone Type Distance (Km)
Canonbie School Canonbie, Dumfriesshire DG14 0XA 01387 371336 Primary School 0.66 Km
Langholm Academy Langholm, Dumfriesshire DG13 0BL 01387 380418 Secondary School 9.06 Km
Langholm Primary School Thomas Telford Road, Langholm DG13 0BL 01387 380900 Primary School 9.06 Km
Springfield Primary School Springfield, Gretna DG16 5HS 01461 338113 Primary School 10.20 Km
Gretna School Victory Avenue, Gretna DG16 5AG 01461 339105 Primary School 11.39 Km

Data accessed from gov.scot 08-08-2019

Nearest Hospitals

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Hospitals near Watchhill Road
Thomas Hope Hospital Langholm DG13 0JX 8.60 Km View Directions

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Watchhill Road

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Dental Practices near Watchhill Road
7 LAIRDS ENTRY Langholm DG130DN 8.51 Km View Directions
GRETNA DENTAL PRACTICE Unit 4&5, Gla Business Space, Kirtle R, Dumfries DG165DE 11.56 Km View Directions

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Watchhill Road

Name Address Postcode Telephone Distance Map
NHS GP Surgeries in Watchhill Road
Canonbie Surgery Canonbie Surgery, Bowholm, Canonbie, DG14 0UX 01387 371 313 0.28 Km View Directions
Langholm Medical Partnership Langholm Medical Partnership, Health Centre, Langholm, DG13 0JY 01387 383 100 8.63 Km View Directions
Gretna Surgery Gretna Surgery, Central Avenue, Gretna, DG16 5NA 01461 338 317 11.73 Km View Directions

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Watchhill Road

Name Address Postcode Telephone Map Distance in Km
Chemists near Watchhill Road
G Winter, M Stakim, & L Stakim Market Place, Langholm DG13 0JQ 01387 380220 View Directions 0.00 miles
Bestway National Chemists Limited 50 Annan Road, Gretna DG16 5DG 01461 338201 View Directions 0.00 miles

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Watchhill Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Watchhill Road
4.77 Eric Hagan Opticians Ltd (carlisle) 18 High Street, Longtown CA6 5UE
10.32 4640 Carlisle Asda Stores Ltd, Chandler Way, Parkhouse CA3 0JQ
11.97 D & D Mcwilliams Opticians 27 Church Street, Stanwix CA3 9DJ
12.55 The Home Visit Optician (townfoot Park) 85 Townfoot Park CA8 1RZ
12.62 Dolores Marshall Opticians Ltd 29a Fisher Street CA3 8RF

Nearest Libraries

Longtown Library
Lochinvar Centre, Longtown, Carlisle, CA65UG
Telephone: 01228 791638
Distance: 4.66 Miles
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Langholm Library
Charles Street, Langholm, DG130AA
Telephone:
Distance: 5.36 Miles
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Gretna Library
Central Avenue, Gretna, DG165AQ
Telephone:
Distance: 7.24 Miles
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Eastriggs Library
Eastriggs Primary School, Annan Road, Eastriggs, DG126PZ
Telephone:
Distance: 10.81 Miles
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Gretna Green Station is 6.77 miles away.

Address: Gretna Green station, Station Road, off Glasgow Road, Gretna Green, DG16 5HF

Gretna Green is situated on the Glasgow South Western Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Gretna Green Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Watchhill Road to Gretna Green Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Annan00:08:00
Auchinleck01:15:00
Bardon Mill00:54:00
Barrhead02:02:00
Blaydon01:38:00
Brampton (Cumbria)00:32:00
Carlisle00:15:00
Corbridge01:15:00
Dumfries00:27:00
Dunlop01:51:00
Dunston01:46:00
Glasgow Central02:16:30
Haltwhistle00:47:00
Haydon Bridge01:00:00
Hexham01:11:00
Kennishead02:06:00
Kilmarnock01:36:00
Kilmaurs01:40:00
Kirkconnel00:58:00
MetroCentre01:42:00
New Cumnock01:07:00
Newcastle01:51:00
Nitshill02:02:00
Pollokshaws West02:10:00
Priesthill & Darnley02:04:00
Prudhoe01:28:00
Riding Mill01:19:00
Sanquhar00:53:00
Stewarton01:46:00
Stocksfield01:23:00
Wetheral00:22:00
Wylam01:32:00

Carlisle Station is 12.94 miles away.

Address: Carlisle station, Court Square, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 1QZ

Carlisle is situated on the Settle Carlisle line|Cumbrian Coast line|Tyne Valley line|Glasgow South Western Line|West Coast Main Line and is managed by Avanti West Coast.

Carlisle Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Watchhill Road to Carlisle Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Annan00:19:00
Appleby00:42:00
Armathwaite00:14:00
Arnside03:17:00
Askam02:17:00
Aspatria00:28:00
Auchinleck01:26:30
Bardon Mill00:39:00
Barrhead02:13:00
Barrow-in-Furness02:32:00
Billingham02:32:00
Bingley02:19:00
Birmingham International03:12:00
Birmingham New Street03:00:00
Blaydon01:22:00
Bolton01:32:00
Bootle (Cumbria)01:46:00
Brampton (Cumbria)00:17:00
Braystones01:25:30
Cark & Cartmel03:02:30
Carnforth03:29:00
Carstairs01:08:30
Corbridge00:57:00
Corkickle01:12:00
Coventry03:24:00
Cramlington01:46:00
Crewe01:54:00
Dalston (Cumbria)00:08:00
Dalton (Cumbria)02:46:00
Dent01:14:00
Drigg01:37:00
Dumfries00:38:00
Dunlop02:02:00
Dunston01:31:00
Edinburgh01:21:00
Flimby00:42:00
Foxfield02:08:00
Gargrave01:55:00
Garsdale01:09:00
Glasgow Central01:25:00
Grange-over-Sands03:10:00
Green Road02:04:00
Gretna Green00:11:00
Gypsy Lane03:05:00
Haltwhistle00:32:00
Harrington00:54:00
Hartlepool02:22:00
Haydon Bridge00:43:00
Haymarket01:17:00
Hellifield01:47:00
Heworth01:45:00
Hexham00:53:00
Horton-in-Ribblesdale01:30:00
James Cook University Hospital02:59:00
Keighley02:15:00
Kents Bank03:06:30
Kilmarnock01:47:00
Kilmaurs01:51:00
Kirkby Stephen00:56:00
Kirkby-in-Furness02:12:00
Kirkconnel01:09:00
Lancaster00:53:00
Langwathby00:28:00
Lazonby & Kirkoswald00:21:00
Leeds02:42:00
Liverpool Lime Street02:01:00
Lockerbie00:19:00
London Euston04:22:00
Long Preston01:44:00
Manchester Airport02:11:00
Manchester Oxford Road01:48:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:52:00
Manors01:36:00
Marton03:02:00
Maryport00:39:00
MetroCentre01:23:00
Middlesbrough02:52:00
Millom02:00:00
Milton Keynes Central03:51:00
Morpeth01:55:00
Motherwell01:06:00
Nethertown01:23:00
New Cumnock01:18:00
Newcastle01:34:30
Nunthorpe03:09:30
Oxenholme Lake District00:38:00
Parton01:02:00
Penrith (North Lakes)00:15:00
Preston (Lancs)01:12:00
Prudhoe01:09:00
Ravenglass for Eskdale01:41:00
Ribblehead01:24:00
Riding Mill01:02:00
Roose02:40:00
Rugby03:34:00
Sandwell & Dudley02:48:00
Sanquhar01:04:00
Seaham02:06:00
Seascale01:34:00
Seaton Carew02:25:00
Sellafield01:30:00
Settle01:38:00
Shipley (Yorks)02:25:00
Silecroft01:53:00
Silverdale03:21:30
Skipton02:04:00
St Bees01:19:00
Stafford02:17:00
Stewarton01:57:00
Stocksfield01:06:00
Stockton02:39:00
Sunderland01:58:30
Thornaby02:44:00
Ulverston02:55:00
Warrington Bank Quay01:34:00
Watford Junction04:25:00
Wetheral00:07:00
Whitehaven01:09:00
Wigan North Western01:23:00
Wigton00:18:00
Wolverhampton02:36:00
Workington00:50:00
Wylam01:15:00

Annan Station is 13.77 miles away.

Address: Annan station, Station Road, Annan, Dumfries & Galloway, DG12 6AS

Annan is situated on the Glasgow South Western Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Annan Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Watchhill Road to Annan Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Auchinleck01:07:00
Bardon Mill01:03:00
Barrhead01:54:00
Brampton (Cumbria)00:41:00
Carlisle00:24:00
Dumfries00:19:00
Dunlop01:43:00
Glasgow Central02:08:30
Gretna Green00:09:00
Haltwhistle00:56:00
Haydon Bridge01:09:00
Hexham01:20:00
Kilmarnock01:28:00
Kilmaurs01:32:00
Kirkconnel00:50:00
MetroCentre01:52:00
New Cumnock00:59:00
Newcastle02:01:00
Prudhoe01:37:00
Sanquhar00:45:00
Stewarton01:38:00
Wetheral00:31:00

Brampton (Cumbria) Station is 14.14 miles away.

Address: Brampton station, [un-named lane off A689], near Brampton, Cumbria, CA8 1HW

Brampton (Cumbria) is situated on the Tyne Valley line and is managed by Northern.

Brampton (Cumbria) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Watchhill Road to Brampton (Cumbria) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bardon Mill00:22:00
Billingham02:17:00
Blaydon01:06:00
Carlisle00:19:30
Corbridge00:43:00
Cramlington01:27:00
Dunston01:17:00
Gypsy Lane02:51:00
Haltwhistle00:15:00
Hartlepool02:06:30
Haydon Bridge00:27:00
Heworth01:30:00
Hexham00:38:00
James Cook University Hospital02:45:00
Manors01:17:00
Marton02:48:00
MetroCentre01:08:00
Middlesbrough02:37:00
Morpeth01:36:00
Newcastle01:19:00
Nunthorpe02:54:00
Prudhoe00:53:00
Riding Mill00:47:00
Seaham01:50:30
Seaton Carew02:10:00
Stocksfield00:51:00
Stockton02:24:00
Sunderland01:43:00
Thornaby02:30:00
Wetheral00:09:00
Wylam01:00:00

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 49.39 miles away Directions from Watchhill Road to Newcastle International Airport
Edinburgh Airport is 62.22 miles away Directions from Watchhill Road to Edinburgh Airport
Glasgow Prestwick International Airport is 71.62 miles away Directions from Watchhill Road to Glasgow Prestwick International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 72.19 miles away Directions from Watchhill Road to Durham Tees Valley Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Leaplish Ferry Landing is 18.19 miles away

Directions from Watchhill Road to Leaplish Ferry Landing

Belvedere Ferry Landing is 19.68 miles away

Directions from Watchhill Road to Belvedere Ferry Landing

Tower Knowe Ferry Landing is 20.17 miles away

Directions from Watchhill Road to Tower Knowe Ferry Landing

Pooley Bridge Ullswater Ferry Landing is 32.69 miles away

Directions from Watchhill Road to Pooley Bridge Ullswater Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Watchhill Road is approximately miles from the

Junction: A74(M) J22/A75(T) - 6.73 Miles Away

Directions from Watchhill Road to A74(M) J22/A75(T)

Junction: M6 J45/A6071/B7076 - 6.89 Miles Away

Directions from Watchhill Road to M6 J45/A6071/B7076

Junction: A74(M) J21/B6357/B7076 - 7.73 Miles Away

Directions from Watchhill Road to A74(M) J21/B6357/B7076

Junction: M6 J44/A7/A74(T)/A689 - 10.18 Miles Away

Directions from Watchhill Road to M6 J44/A7/A74(T)/A689

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Carlisle Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 12.48 (miles)
Directions from Watchhill Road to Carlisle Castle
Attraction Name: Carlisle Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 12.64 (miles)
Directions from Watchhill Road to Carlisle Cathedral
Attraction Name: Lanercost Priory
Historic Properties
Distance: 12.89 (miles)
Directions from Watchhill Road to Lanercost Priory
Attraction Name: Birdoswald Roman Fort
Historic Properties
Distance: 15.21 (miles)
Directions from Watchhill Road to Birdoswald Roman Fort
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