Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Glencaple within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Glencaple, vil., Caerlaverock par., in co. and 5 miles S. of Dumfries, on river Nith; P.O.; is a sub-port of Dumfries, and a small bathing resort.