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Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen City

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Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen City

Old Aberdeen is part of the city of Aberdeen in Scotland. Old Aberdeen was originally a separate burgh, which was erected into a burgh of barony on 26 December 1489. It was incorporated into adjacent Aberdeen by Act of Parliament in 1891. It retains the status of a community council area. The town's motto is "concordia res parvae crescunt" ("through harmony, small things increase").
Administrative CountyAberdeen City
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNJ9408
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01224

Other names by which Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen City has been known in the past


Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen City in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Old Aberdeen. See ABERDEEN.

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