Dumfriesshire

Dumfriesshire

Situación geográfica de Dumfriesshire, Escocia.

Dumfriesshire (Siorrachd Dhùn Phris en gaélico) fue un condado tradicional de Escocia hasta la reorganización local de gobierno de 1975. Su capital era Dumfries, de la cual recibe su nombre. Tenía una superficie de 2.753 km², y limitaba con Kirkcudbrightshire al oeste, Ayrshire al noroeste, Lanarkshire, Peeblesshire y Selkirkshire al norte, y Roxburghshire al este.

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  • Dumfriesshire — (spr. dömfrïs schĭr), Grafschaft im südwestlichen Schottland, grenzt im S. an den Solway Firth und die Grafschaft Cumberland, im O. an Roxburgh, im N. an Selkirk, Peebles und Lanark, im W. an Ayr und Kirkcudbright und umfaßt 2857 qkm (51,9 QM.)… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Dumfriesshire — Not to be confused with Dumfriesshire (Scottish Parliament constituency) or Dumfriesshire (UK Parliament constituency). Dumfries   County (until circa 1890)   …   Wikipedia

  • Dumfriesshire — Lage von Dumfriesshire in Schottland Dumfriesshire ist eine der traditionellen Grafschaften von Schottland, gelegen im Süden Schottlands an der Grenze zu England. Verwaltungssitz und namensgebender Ort war die Stadt Dumfries. Die Grafschaft… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dumfriesshire — ▪ former county, Scotland, United Kingdom also called  Dumfries        historic county, southwestern Scotland. Along the Solway Firth in the south, Dumfriesshire incorporates a coastal plain stretching from the mouth of the River Nith in the west …   Universalium

  • Dumfriesshire — 55°10′N 3°30′W / 55.167, 3.5 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dumfriesshire — geographical name see Dumfries 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • DUMFRIESSHIRE —    (74), a south western Border county of Scotland; an agricultural district, which slopes from a northern pastoral region to the Solway, and is traversed by the fertile valleys of Nithsdale and Annandale …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • dumfriesshire — dum·fries·shire …   English syllables

  • Dumfriesshire — /dʌmˈfrizʃɪə/ (say dum freezshear), / ʃə/ (say shuh) noun a former county in southern Scotland, now part of Dumfries and Galloway. Also, Dumfries …   Australian English dictionary

  • dumfriesshire — …   Useful english dictionary

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