Annan (Gaelic: Annain) is a town in the Scottish council area of ​​Dumfries and Galloway. It is located approximately 25 km east-southeast of Dumfries near the northern coast of the Solway Firth in the traditional county of Dumfriesshire. In 2011, Annan reported 8960 inhabitants. Near Annan was 1830 to 1919 the distillery Annandale, which is been repaired since the year of 2007.