In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Kirkpatrick Durham like this:
Kirkpatrick-Durham, par. and vil., NE. Kirkcudbright, on Urr Water--par., 18,277 ac., pop. 1317; vil., 5 miles NE. of Castle-Douglas, pop. 484; P.O.
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Kirkpatrick Durham has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Dumfries and Galloway. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Kirkpatrick Durham and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Kirkpatrick Durham, in Dumfries and Galloway and Kirkcudbrightshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 23rd May 2013
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