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Rathen, Aberdeenshire

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Rathen, Aberdeenshire

Rathen is a village in the Elbe Sandstone Mountains, in Saxony, Germany, about 35 km southeast of Dresden on the Elbe River. Rathen has between 400 and 500 inhabitants.
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNK0060
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGrampian

Other names by which Rathen, Aberdeenshire has been known in the past

Rath Aan

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

Rathen, par., hamlet, and ry. sta., Aberdeenshire - par., 9587 ac., pop. 2825; hamlet, f mile SW. of sta. and 4 miles S. of Fraserburgh.

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