Aberdeen timeline

Aberdeen Historical Timeline

Aberdeen historical timeline during the 12th and 13th century the city grew and established itself as a powerful town with strong trade routes with Germany and receiving the rights to hold weekly markets and later yearly fairs, Aberdeen started to grow, Aberdeen timeline from the 12th century to the 21st century

the Tolbooth Museum

The Tolbooth Museum

The Tolbooth Museum is located in one of the oldest Aberdeen buildings, The museum has displays of the local history, and development of crime and punishment, that happened through the years between the 17th and 18th centuries, and still has the original doors and barred windows. The Tolbooth Museum can be traced to 1873 when John …

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Johnston Gardens

Johnston Gardens

Johnston Gardens is a stunning and peaceful garden park, located in Aberdeen, and has won Britain in Bloon competition many times, which makes this location a must see in Aberdeen. The garden is full with flowers and shrubbery, some of the things planted in the garden are spring bulbs, Healthers and alpines, the ponds that …

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Craigievar Castle

Craigievar Castle

Craigievar castle is an iconic tower house it’s one of the best preserved castles in Scotland, the castle is styled in the Baronial style in 1576 and was finally completed in 1626. The stunning castle house has Sempill and the Forbes family resided here for around 350 years until the 1963, the property was given …

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St Machar's Cathedral

St Machar’s Cathedral

St Machar’s Cathedral St Machar’s Cathedral was the seat of the bishop of Aberdeen, around 1131, However, the Bishop Nechtan moved from Mortlach to Dufftown. William Wallace in 1305 was executed and parts of his body were sent across the country to warn other dissenters, however, the left arm ended up in Aberdeen and has …

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