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Memsie, Aberdeenshire

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Memsie, Aberdeenshire

Memsie, Aberdeenshire, is a small community near Fraserburgh. In Memsie there is a very large stone cairn, Memsie Cairn, which has been opened, but nothing found inside. Apart from the cairn, Memsie is near Mormond Hill, which was a very large listening post in the Cold War. These days the former listening post is used for Satellite communications. The nearest Kirk to Memsie is in Rathen.
Post townFRASERBURGH
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ9762
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01346
 

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