In 1882-4, Frances Groome's Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland described Springholm like this:
Springholm, a village on the mutual border of Urr and Kirkpatrick-Durham parishes, Kirkcudbrightshire, 6 miles NNE of Castle-Douglas. It has a post office under Dalbeattie.
Springholm 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 Springholm itself, go to Units and Statistics.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Springholm, in Dumfries and Galloway and Kirkcudbrightshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 30th April 2017
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