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Kincorth, Aberdeen City

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Kincorth, Aberdeen City

Kincorth is a suburb located to the south of Aberdeen, Scotland. The name is a corruption of the Scottish Gaelic "Ceann Coirthe", which probably refers to an old pillar or standing stone (coirthe). Kincorth is known as the garden estate of Aberdeen. It also has the Kincorth hill nature reserve known locally as the Gramps (Grampian mountains)The area is served by local high school Kincorth Academy.
Administrative CountyAberdeen City
Traditional CountyKincardineshire
OS GridNJ9303
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
 

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