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Newburgh, Aberdeenshire

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Newburgh, Aberdeenshire

Newburgh is a coastal village in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. The village dates to 1261 AD, when Lord Sinclair wanted to establish a chapel in the area. Originally built as a school, somewhat later the chapel of Holy Rood was established.
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ9925
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGrampian

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

Newburgh. seaport vil., Foveran par., Aberdeenshire, on river Ythan, 5 miles SE. of Ellon ry. sta. and 13 miles N. by E. of Aberdeen, pop. 645; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank.

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