Banchory

town (burgh) in Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Banchory (Scottish Gaelic: Beannchar, 'blessed place') is a burgh or town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, lying approximately 18 miles west of Aberdeen, near where the Feugh River meets the River Dee.

Banchory
Banchory highstreet.jpg
Banchory High Street
Population6,034 [1] (2001 census)
est. 6,520[2] (2006)
OS grid referenceNO698958
Council area
Lieutenancy area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBANCHORY
Postcode districtAB31
Dialling code01330
PoliceScottish
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
EU ParliamentScotland
UK Parliament
Scottish Parliament
List of places
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ReferencesEdit

  1. "Comparative Population Profile: Banchory Locality". Scotland's Census Results Online. 2001-04-29. Retrieved 2008-08-31.
  2. http://www.gro-scotland.gov.uk/statistics/publications-and-data