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Corgarff, Aberdeenshire

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Corgarff, Aberdeenshire

Corgarff is a hamlet in Aberdeenshire, Scotland in the Grampian Mountains. The nearby Corgarff Castle was used as a military barracks in the 18th century. The hamlet's primary school closed in 1998.
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ2708
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
 

Corgarff, Aberdeenshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Corgarff, quoad sacra par., Strathdon and Tarland-Migvie pars., W. Aberdeenshire, pop. 370; P.O. The church is on river Don, 7½ miles W. of Strathdon church; 1 mile farther W. is Corgarff Castle, on site of ancient stronghold.

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