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Pitmedden, Aberdeenshire

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Pitmedden, Aberdeenshire

Pitmedden is a rural village in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, situated midway between Ellon and Oldmeldrum, and approximately 16 miles distant from Aberdeen. In addition to local shops, primary school, church, village hall and parks, the village is home to the National Trust for Scotland's Pitmedden Garden and the Formartine United Football Club. During WW2, pitmedden had a prisoner of war camp. This was located on the south side of the Bronie Burn, and there was an access bridge to access it.
Post townEllon
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ8927
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01651
Population1,137 (2001)
 

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