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Kildrummy, Aberdeenshire

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Kildrummy, Aberdeenshire

Kildrummy is a hamlet in Aberdeenshire, Scotland near the River Don, 7 miles west of Alford. Its church was built in 1805. Nearby Kildrummy Castle has a long history dating back to at least the 14th century. The hamlet's primary school closed in 2003.
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ4617
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
 

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

Kildrummy, par. and vil., Aberdeenshire - par., (Milltown of Kildrummy), on river Don, 10 miles W. of Alford; 1 Bank; 1 mile W. of vil. is Kildrummy Castle (with chapel), captured by Edward I. in 1306, and now an imposing ruin; in vicinity is Kildrummy Lodge.

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