Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Banchory. You may be able to find further references to Banchory in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Banchory-Ternan a parish Groome
Banchory-Ternan parish Bartholomew

This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Banchory.

Place Type of entry Source
Black Burn a rivulet Groome
Cairnton an estate Groome
Cluny hamlet and castle Bartholomew
Corrichie a marshy hollow almost surrounded by summits of the Hill of Fare Groome
Crathes station Bartholomew
Crathes Castle a mansion Groome
Glassel railway station Bartholomew
Inchmarlo a mansion Groome
Inchmarlo House seat Bartholomew
Invercanny estate Bartholomew
Invery House seat Bartholomew
Raemoir a mansion Groome
Tilquhillie school Bartholomew

Travel writing

This website includes the complete texts of books describing journeys around Britain, written between the twelfth and nineteenth centuries. Selecting one of the links below will take you to the first reference to Banchory within the selected text. This will not always be a description of a visit: travellers often mention places other than where they are, for example as a basis for comparison.

Traveller Section No. of Refs.
Thomas Pennant August 1-6: Loch Tay to Deeside 1
Thomas Pennant Appendix VIII: Itinerary 1

This website includes two large libraries, of historical travel writing and of entries from nineteenth century gazetteers describing places. We have text from these sources available for these places near your location:

Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Strachan 0 2
Durris 0 2
Park 0 2
Drumoak 0 2
Dee 0 4
Echt 0 2
Kincardine Oneil 0 2
Midmar 0 2
Rickarton 0 2
Birse 0 2
Lumphanan 0 2
Peterculter 0 4
Skene 0 2
Cluny 0 2
Maryculter 0 2
Glenbervie 0 2
Aboyne 0 4
Auchinblae 0 2
Drumlithie 0 2
Fordoun 1 2