Palnackie

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Palnackie
Palnackie, Nestled by the River - geograph.org.uk - 1289108.jpg
Palnackie is located in Dumfries and Galloway
Palnackie
Palnackie
Location within Dumfries and Galloway
Population148 (2001 Census)
OS grid referenceNX8188857193
Council area
Lieutenancy area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCastle Douglas
Postcode districtDG7
Dialling code01556
PoliceScottish
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
EU ParliamentScotland
UK Parliament
Scottish Parliament
List of places
UK
Scotland
54°53′32″N 3°50′27″W / 54.892145°N 3.840896°W / 54.892145; -3.840896Coordinates: 54°53′32″N 3°50′27″W / 54.892145°N 3.840896°W / 54.892145; -3.840896

Palnackie is a village in the parish of Buittle in the historical county of Kirkcudbrightshire in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.[1] It has a population of approximately 250 and is a working port on the Urr Water.

Palnackie is home to the Grande Internationale World Flounder Tramping Championships.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Palnackie". Gazetteer for Scotland. Retrieved 29 September 2018.
  2. ^ "Health & Safety gets flounders off hook". The Scotsman. 22 July 2010. Retrieved 29 September 2018.