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Broadsea, Aberdeenshire

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Broadsea, Aberdeenshire

Broadsea is a community situated in Aberdeenshire in the North East of Scotland. It is a long standing fishing community at the north edge of Fraserburgh. Christian Watt, author of "The Christian Watt Papers" was born and raised in Broadsea. Her memoirs give an insight into the lives in the community during the latter part of the 19th century. History Much of the history of the small village of Broadsea in written widely about in Christian Watts' memoirs.
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ9867
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGrampian

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