Our selection of Sanquhar hotels in Dumfries & Galloway in the south Scotland. Sanquhar is a trim market town on the river Nith. It lies north of Thornhill and west of Moffat.
Created a Royal Burgh in 1598 but it did not grow till the early 19th century development of coal mining and textile production. The town is known for its wool fair (held in July), a quality production of two-coloured pattern (black and white) of knitting is widely known as “Sanquhar knitting” (takes its name from this small parish).
The town has a lead mining museum, Sanquhar Castle , Tollbooth museum, Saint Bride's Parish church, Drumlanrig Castle, gardens & country gardens.
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