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Port Elphinstone, Aberdeenshire

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Port Elphinstone, Aberdeenshire

Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ7720
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01467
Population10,885 (2001 census)

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

Port Elphinstone, part of town of Inverurie, Kintore par., Aberdeenshire, on river Don, pop. 473; P.O.; is so named from having been the terminus of the former Aberdeen Canal, and has grain mills and saw mills.

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