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Banchory, Aberdeenshire

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Banchory, Aberdeenshire

Banchory is a burgh or town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. It is about 18 miles west of Aberdeen, near where the Feugh River meets the River Dee.
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyKincardineshire
OS GridNO6995
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGrampian
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01330
Populationest. 6,520 (2006)

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

Banchorie ~ Banchory Ternan

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

Banchory, town with ry. sta., Banchory-Ternan par., N. Kincardineshire, 17 miles SW. of Aberdeen by rail, pop. 681 (1195 including adjacent vils. of Arheadie and Woodside), P.O., T.O., 3 Banks.

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