Chapel Of Garioch


Chapel Of Garioch
   CHAPEL OF GARIOCH.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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  • Garioch, Chapel Of —    GARIOCH, CHAPEL OF, a parish, in the district of Garioch, county of Aberdeen, 5 miles (N. W.) from Inverury; containing 2038 inhabitants. This place was formerly called Logie Durno or Durnock, words signifying a low or hollow place ; but, upon …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Oyne —    OYNE, a parish, in the district of Garioch, county of Aberdeen, 2 miles (S. S. E.) from Old Rain; containing 796 inhabitants. The word Oyne is thought to be derived from a Celtic term signifying a locality similar to an island or peninsula,… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Monymusk —    MONYMUSK, a parish, in the district of Garioch, county of Aberdeen, 125 miles (N. by E.) from Edinburgh; containing 895 inhabitants. This parish appears to have derived its name from the two Gaelic words, Monaugh, high or hilly, and Mousick,… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Daviot —    DAVIOT, a parish, in the district of Garioch, county of Aberdeen, 4 miles (N. W.) from Old Meldrum; containing 643 inhabitants. This parish is supposed to derive its name from the Gaelic term dabhoch, which signifies a piece of land sufficient …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Rayne —    RAYNE, a parish, in the district of Garioch, county of Aberdeen; containing, with the hamlets of Meiklewarthill and Old Rain, 1542 inhabitants, of whom 112 are in Old Rain, 12 miles (S. E. by E.) from Huntly. This place is supposed to take its …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Kemnay —    KEMNAY, a parish, in the district of Garioch, county of Aberdeen, 4 miles (W. by S.) from Kintore; containing 637 inhabitants. This place is situated on the banks of the river Don, which, by its circuitous course in this part, forms the… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

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  • Alan Main (Moderator) — Alan Main is a retired minister of the Church of Scotland. He was born in Aberdeen in 1936. He was ordained in 1963 and served as minister at Chapel of Garioch Parish Church, Aberdeenshire, 1963 1970 and was then appointed as Chaplain to the… …   Wikipedia

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