LANGHOLM, a burgh of barony and police burgh of Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
The Esk and Liddel being favourite fishing streams, Langholm is the headquarters of the association which protects the rights of anglers.
Stands Langholm Lodge, a seat of the duke of Buccleuch, and some 4 m.
SIR JOHN MALCOLM (1769-1833), Anglo-Indian soldier, diplomatist, administrator and author, was born at Burnfoot on the Esk, near Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, on the 2nd of May 1769.
Sweden, which adopted the cellular system in 1842, has now cells sufficient for prisoners sentenced to two years and less., There are three principal central prisons, one at Langholm near Stockholm, a second at Malmo and a third at Mya Varfet near Gothenburg.