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Insch, Aberdeenshire

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Insch, Aberdeenshire

Insch (Scottish Gaelic: Innis Mo Bheathain) is a village in Garioch, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. It is located approximately 28 miles from the city of Aberdeen.
Post townINSCH
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ6328
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01464
Population1,630 (2004)

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

Insch, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Garioch dist., Aberdeenshire - par., 8370 ac., pop. 1536; vil., 13½ miles SE. of Huntly and 27½ NW. of Aberdeen, pop. 579; P.O., T.O.; 2 Banks; has monthly cattle fairs.

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