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Lonmay, Aberdeenshire

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Lonmay, Aberdeenshire

Lonmay is a village and parish in the Buchan area of Aberdeenshire, Scotland. It lies along the A90 road, between Peterhead and Fraserburgh, near to the junction with the A952 road at Cortes. The parish, formerly known as St Colms, encompasses the villages of St Combs (to which it lent its name) and Crimond, as well as the village of Lonmay. It had a station on the Formartine and Buchan Railway, but this closed in 1965. The present Lonmay Kirk dates from 1786.
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyAberdeenshire
OS GridNK0158
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGrampian

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

Lonmay, par. and ry. sta., Aberdeenshire, 11,075 ac., pop. 2393; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; the sta. is 5½ miles S. of Fraserburgh.

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