Whinnie-Fauld


Whinnie-Fauld
   WHINNIE-FAULD, a village, in the parish of Cruden, district of Ellon, county of Aberdeen, 2 miles (S. by E.) from the parish church; containing 107 inhabitants. This place, also called Finnyfold, is one of several small fishing-villages on the coast, within the parish. The fish taken here are the white-fish common in this quarter, but near the neighbouring village of Ward is also a salmon-fishery.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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  • Cruden —    CRUDEN, or Invercruden, a parish, in the district of Ellon, county of Aberdeen, 7 miles (S. S. W.) from Peterhead; containing, with the villages of Finnyfold or Whinnie Fauld, Bullers Buchan, and the Ward, 2349 inhabitants. This place was the… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Finnyfold —    FINNYFOLD, Aberdeen.    See Whinnie Fauld …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland


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