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Aberdeenshire

ABERDEENSHIRE County in northeastern Scotland until 1975, extending from the eastern Cairngorms to the North Sea and from near Fraserburgh to Aberdeen; A ceremonial area since then;   A unitary authority from 1996, more extensive in area. The county grew … Continue reading

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Aberdeen

ABERDEEN City in northeastern Scotland, one of the four cities whose Lord Provost acts as its Lord Lieutenant.  From 1929 Aberdeen, as a County of a City, was a completely independent local authority, until 1975, when, somewhat enlarged, it became … Continue reading

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