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Kemnay, Aberdeenshire

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Kemnay, Aberdeenshire

Kemnay is a town 16 miles west of Aberdeen in Scotland. It has a population of about 4,500 (3,600 in 2001).
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ7316
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
 

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

Kemnay, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Aberdeenshire - par., 5110 ac., pop. 1636; vil., on river Don, 4 miles W. of Kintore and 17¾ NW. of Aberdeen, pop. 432; P.O., T.O.; in N. vicinity of vil. are extensive granite quarries; in S. vicinity is Kemnay House, seat.

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