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Torphins, Aberdeenshire

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Torphins, Aberdeenshire

Torphins is a village in Royal Deeside, Aberdeenshire, Scotland which lies about 23 miles west of Aberdeen. It is situated on the A980, about 7 miles north-west of Banchory, and was once served by the Great North of Scotland Railway. With a population of around 1300 it is one of the larger villages in Deeside, though it is not as large as Aboyne.
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ6201
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
 

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