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Auchleven, Aberdeenshire

Historical Description

AUCHLEVEN, a village, in the parish of PREMNAY, district of GARIOCH, county of ABERDEEN; containing 107 inhabitants. It is seated in the south of the parish, on the road from Insch to Keig, which at this place crosses the river Gady by a light bridge of two arches, built in 1836. The manufacture of woollen cloth is carried on here, on a small scale; and a corn-mill in the village is turned by the water of Gady.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland, 1851 by Samuel Lewis


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