Place:


Mochrum  Wigtownshire

 

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

Mochrum, par. and vil., SE. Wigtownshire, on E. side of Luce Bay - par., 24,071 ac., pop. 2315; vil., 4½ miles SW. of Whauphill ry. sta. and 8 miles SW. of Wigtown; P.O.; the par. contains Mochrum Loch (1½ mile long) and Mochrum Fell (646 ft.).

Mochrum through time

Mochrum 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 Mochrum itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/16845

Date accessed: 18th May 2022


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