- TANNACHY, NEW, a village, in the parish of Rathven, county of Banff, 3 miles (E.) from Garmouth; containing 136 inhabitants. This is a fishing-village, close to Port-Gordon, on the southern shore of the Moray Frith, and about two miles west-south-west of Buckie. Port-Tannachy and Port-Gordon are separated from each other by a very narrow stream.
A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. Samuel Lewis. 1856.