The Water of Luce is a river in Dumfries and Galloway, in south west Scotland.THe Main Water of Luce rises in South Ayrshire, flows south to New Luce, where it is joined by the Cross Water of Luce, and flows into the Solway Firth at Luce Bay.THe Luce is crossed by the eight-arch Glenluce Viaduct near to Glenluce. THis once carried the Portpatrick Railway to Stranraer.DUmfries and Galloway (Scots: Dumfries an Gallowa; Scottish Gaelic: Dùn Phrìs is an Gall-Ghaidhealaibh, pronounced [t un f i ak s kaul l v]) is one of 32 unitary council areas of Scotland. IT was one of the nine administrative 'regions' of mainland Scotland created in 1975 by the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1973. IT resulted from a union of the historic region of Galloway - consisting of the counties of Wigtownshire and Kirkcudbrightshire - and the County of Dumfries (Dumfries-shire), hence "Dumfries and Galloway". THe regions were abolished by the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994 and Dumfries and Galloway became one of the new council areas in 1996.
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Subtítulo: DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY, SOUTH AYRSHIRE, SOLWAY FIRT