Kirkmabreck  Kirkcudbrightshire


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

Kirkmabreck, par., Kirkcudbright, on Wigtown Bay, 23,031 ac., pop. 1834; contains Creetown; Kirkmabreck Granite Quarries are 1½ mile SE. of Creetown; Dr Thomas Brown (1778-1820), the philosopher, was a native.

Kirkmabreck through time

Kirkmabreck 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 Kirkmabreck itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 12th July 2020

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