Parish of Durisdeer

Durisdeer is a parish, which lies in Dumfries and Galloway Council Area, some 6 miles (9 km) north of Thornhill and 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Kirkconnel in Dumfries and Galloway.

It is located in the old county of Dumfriesshire, which disappeared following the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1974.

The parish has an area of 80.3 sq. km (31 sq. miles). Durisdeer has 4 neighbouring parishes; namely Crawford, Morton, Penpont and Sanquhar.

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