Torthorwald  Dumfries Shire


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

Torthorwald, par. and vil., Dumfriesshire - par., 6831 ac., pop. 990; vil., 4 miles NE. of Dumfries; P.O.; the ruin of Torthorwald Tower is in vicinity.

Torthorwald through time

Torthorwald 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 Torthorwald itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 20th January 2022

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