Place:Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland

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NameLockerbie
TypeTown
Coordinates55.117°N 3.367°W
Located inDumfriesshire, Scotland     ( - 1975)
See alsoDryfesdale, Dumfriesshire, Scotlandparish in which Lockerbie was located until 1975
Dumfries and Galloway Region, Scotlandregional administration 1975-1996
Dumfries and Galloway, Scotlandunitary Council Area since 1996
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Lockerbie is a town in Dumfries and Galloway, south-western Scotland. It lies approximately from Glasgow, and from the English border. It had a population of 4,009 at the 2001 census. The town came to international attention in December 1988 when the wreckage of Pan Am Flight 103 crashed there following a terrorist bomb attack aboard the flight.

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