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Downies, Aberdeenshire

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Downies, Aberdeenshire

Downies is a cliff-top village in Aberdeenshire, Scotland situated on Cammachmore Bay. Historically Downies was a fishing village, until much of the local North Sea fishery collapsed from overfishing; presently Downies is chiefly a residential dormitory adjunct to the city of Aberdeen.
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire
Traditional CountyKincardineshire
OS GridNO9295
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGrampian

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