Wigtownshire

county of Scotland, registration county in Galloway

Wigtownshire or the County of Wigtown is a registration county in the southwest of Scotland. It was a county until 1975[source?].

Wigtown
County (until circa 1890)
Wigtownshire Brit Isles Sect 4.svg
Coordinates: 54°50′N 4°45′W / 54.833°N 4.750°W / 54.833; -4.750Coordinates: 54°50′N 4°45′W / 54.833°N 4.750°W / 54.833; -4.750
CountryScotland
County townWigtown
Area
 • Total1,263 km2 (488 sq mi)
 Ranked 17th
Chapman code
WIG

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