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Langholm

Langhowm /ˈlæŋəm/, an aa kent colloquially as the "Muckle Toun", is a burgh in Dumfries an Gallowa, Scotland, on the River Esk an the A7 road, naur the Scots-Inglis Border.

It is the birthplace o Hugh MacDiarmid, an is an aa the tradeetional seat o the Clan Armstrong; Neil Armstrong, the first man on the Muin, veesitit Langholm in 1972, sayin he conseedert it tae be his "hame toun".

Coordinates: 55°09′07″N 2°59′56″W / 55.152°N 2.999°W / 55.152; -2.999