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Aberchirder, Aberdeenshire

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Aberchirder, Aberdeenshire

Aberchirder, known locally as Foggieloan or Foggie, is a village in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, situated on the A97 road six miles west of Turriff.
Post townHUNTLY
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyBanffshire
OS GridNJ6252
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01466 780
Populationest. 1,200 (2006)
 

Other names by which Aberchirder, Aberdeenshire has been known in the past

Abhir Chiar Dur

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

Aberchirder, thriving vil., Marnoch par., in co. and 9¼ miles SW. of Banff, pop. 1358; P.O., 1 Bank.

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