Sunday, November 25, 2007

St. John's Town of Dalry, usually referred to simply as Dalry, is a village in Dumfries and Galloway, formerly in Kirkcudbrightshire. It is located sixteen miles (26 km) from Castle Douglas along the A713 road, and is at the southern terminus of the A702 road (to Edinburgh). The village is about three miles (5 km) from the northern edge of Loch Ken.

St. John's Town of Dalry Notable people from Dalry

John Johnston, a farmer born in nearby Knocknalling, is credited with introducing agricultural drainage to the United States.
Cowan Dobson, the artist and portrait painter.

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