Penninghame  Wigtownshire


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

Penninghame, par., NE. Wigtownshire, on river Cree, 33,448 ac., pop. 3940; contains the police burgh of Newton Stewart, 4 miles NW. of which is the seat of Penninghame House.

Penninghame through time

Penninghame 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 Penninghame itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 08th August 2020

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