Old Luce  Wigtownshire


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

Glenluce, vil., with ry. sta., Old Luce par., Wigtown, 8¾ m. SE. of Stranraer, and 14¾ SW. of Newton-Stewart, pop. 901; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; 1½ mile NW., on Luce Water, are the ruins of Glenluce Abbey (1190).

Old Luce through time

Old Luce 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 Old Luce itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 27th May 2022

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