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Fettercairn, Aberdeenshire

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Fettercairn, Aberdeenshire

This article is about Fettercairn in Northeast Scotland; For the suburban area in Dublin, Ireland, see Tallaght. For the whisky distillery see Fettercairn (whisky distillery) Fettercairn is a small village in northeast Scotland. It is located northwest of Laurencekirk in Aberdeenshire on the B966 from Edzell. Fettercairn is also reached via the Cairn O' Mount road (B974) from Deeside.
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyKincardineshire
OS GridNO6473
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
 

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

Fotherkern

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

Fettercairn, par. and vil., SW. Kincardineshire, -- par., 13,728 ac., pop. 1503; vil., at confluence of Crichie Burn and the Burn of Balnakettle, 4½ miles NW. of Laurencekirk, pop. 398; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; in NE. vicinity of vil. is F. House, seat of Lord Clinton.

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