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  BANFFSHIRE - LoveToKnow Article on BANFFSHIRE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Geology.The geology of Banffshire is closely connected with that of the neighboring counties of Aberdeen and Elgin.
The population of Banffshire in 1891 was 61,684, and in 1901 61,488, or 97 to the square mile.
Banffshire, with Aberdeen and Kincardine shires, forms a sheriffdo1n, and there is a resident sheriff-substitute at Banif, who sits also at Keith, Buckie and Duiftown.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /B/BA/BANFFSHIRE.htm   (3323 words)

  
 Banffshire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Banffshire (Siorrachd Bhanbh in Gaelic) is a small traditional county in the north of Scotland.
The area the county covers is currently split for administrative purposes between Moray council and Aberdeenshire council.
Banffshire is currently used as a registration county for property, and a Lieutenancy area.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Banffshire   (124 words)

  
 The Reids of Oran House - pafg04.htm - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Margaret Ann Reid was born in Portgordon, Banffshire, Scotland and was christened on 6 Jul 1862 in Enzie, Banffshire, Scotland.
Helen Reid was born on 19 Sep 1866 in Portgordon, Banffshire, Scotland and was christened in Enzie, Banffshire, Scotland.
Clara Reid was born in 1883 in Portgordon, Banffshire, Scotland.
www.reidhistory.org.uk /pafg04.htm   (594 words)

  
 Banffshire, ScotlandGenWeb
During the English Revolution (17th century), Banffshire was a Royalist stronghold.
Located in the area are the ruins of several medieval castles and the 12th-century church of Gamrie.
Submit and View Queries and Surnames Submit a Query or Surnames for your lost Banffshire Scotland ancestor.
www.scotlandgenweb.org /users/banff   (233 words)

  
 Auch 2000-The Clark Family
Ann Agnes Clark, was born in Portsoy on March 26, 1858, and was christened on April 5, 1858 in Berryhillock, Deskford, Banffshire, Scotland.
Elizabeth McKay (twin of William) was born August 12, 1858, in Marnock, Banffshire, Scotland.
Alexander McKay was born November 20, 1865, in Marnock, Banffshire, Scotland.
www.angelfire.com /mi4/polcrt/Clark.html   (1867 words)

  
 Banffshire on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Under the Local Government Act of 1973, Banffshire became (1975) part of the new Grampian region.
In the local government reorganization of 1996, Grampian was dissolved and the former territory of Banffshire was divided between the council areas of Moray and Aberdeenshire.
A huge bequest to Prince Charles's old school will offer the chance of a lifetime to impoverished students - if any can be found who meet its exacting specifications.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/B/Banffshi.asp   (218 words)

  
 Banffshire, United Kingdom Cheap Hotels Motels - hotel and motel rooms and reservations available in Banffshire, United ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Banffshire, United Kingdom is a great place to stay in a hotel or rent a car.
Nowhere in the country can match the scope and innovation of the metropolis, a colossal, frenetic city, perhaps not as immediately attractive as its European counterparts, but with so much variety that the only obstacle to a great time is the shockingly high cost of everything.
Click on a hotel or motel name from the list of hotels and motels available in Banffshire, United Kingdom to find hotel and motel reservations that are available at this location.
www.eztrip.com /Banffshire/BANFFSHIRE_GB_INTL.html   (366 words)

  
 GENUKI: Banffshire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Rootsweb ABERDEEN list is nominally restricted to Aberdeenshire, but in view of the numerous parishes which were shared between Aberdeenshire and Banffshire, and the long-standing movements of people between the two, questions relating to Banffshire may appear here, too.
Post-1845 Poor Law Records survive for many Banffshire parishes, and can be a rich source of information, not only about the individual pauper, but also about his or her parents and children.
The account was reprinted in facsimile form in 1979 by EP Publishing Limited of Wakefield, England.
www.abdn.net /genuki/BAN   (1230 words)

  
 NEFA - The Diaries of George Wilson, A Banffshire Farmer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Farming in Banffshire, 1905 and 1913 – 1916
From a series of articles published in the Banffshire Journal, beginning in December 1994, by historian Andrew Mason.
Reproduced for the North East Folklore Archive courtesy of the Banffshire Journal.
www.nefa.net /archive/farming/georgewilson   (372 words)

  
 Banffshire Catalogue of Fiche, Film & CDs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Banffshire Parishes in the 1861 Census held in the AIGS Library
Parishes in the Banffshire 1891 Census in the A.I.G.S. Library.
We have a complete set of Indexes for all Banffshire parishes for the 1891 Census.
www.aigs.org.au /banffshireff.htm   (900 words)

  
 Web Banffshire at Local.co.uk
The golf clubs and courses of the Banffshire Region in Scotland including location, green fees, contacts, course reports, photographs, golf societies, and visitor access.
Free Historical Maps for the county of BANFFSHIRE A
Banffshire is one in a series of Scottish cross stitch kits designed and made in Scotland by Mearnscraft.
www.local.co.uk /Banffshire/Web   (368 words)

  
 Banffshire - Genealogy, Surnames, Family and Local History.
Banffshire - Genealogy, Surnames, Family and Local History.
From The Century Cyclopedia of Names 1895 James Gordon Bennett was born at New Mill Banffshire 1st September 1795 and died in New York 1st June 1872.
John West, bc.1745 Doune, Banffshire (village later called Macduff), married Margaret West(b.1748), daughter of William West and Margaret Wilson.
www.curiousfox.com /history_S/banffshire.lasso   (1476 words)

  
 Banffshire Hotels - Hotel Accommodation in Banffshire | United Kingdom
Banffshire Hotels - Hotel Accommodation in Banffshire
Unfortunately, we don't yet have any user reviews about Banffshire.
With a great range of budget to luxury hotels in Banffshire, with many reviews and thousands of visitors per day, you can be sure to enjoy your visit.
www.simplehotels.com /en/gb/banffshire   (80 words)

  
 Banffshire hotels - discount & cheap hotels in Banffshire.
We have brought together the very best hotels throughout Banffshire at the most competitive rates.
By constantly updating our hotel listing for Banffshire, we are able to ensure that you get the very best price no matter what type of trip or vacation you are making.
All hotel bookings are 100% secure and an instant online confirmation will be sent to guarantee your booking.
www.calle.com /world/GB/banffshire-hotels.html   (195 words)

  
 GENUKI: Banffshire Genealogy: Contents & Site Map (Long Description)
The Banffshire County page has within it a list of topics for information related to all of Banffshire.
There is also an index of Banffshire Towns and Parishes, for example Banff.
The Banff page has a list of topics, and more generally, cities or large towns may have a further list of parishes within the city (or town).
www.genuki.org.uk /contents/BAN-long.shtml   (410 words)

  
 Banffshire Hotels - rates & online booking
Call Toll Free 1-800-311-5045 or from Europe call toll free 800 20 69 20 29.
Martlink offers a secure, real-time booking system to most hotels in Banffshire, Great Britian.
Below is a list of hotels located near Banffshire:
www.martlink.com /Great_Britian/BANFFSHIRE   (84 words)

  
 Banffshire Partnership Driver Reaches Finals (9-Dec-2004)
Frank Mooney, Banffshire Partnership’s Minibus Driver, was the only driver from Scotland to be selected for the Community Transport Association’s MiDAS Driver of the Year 2004 Finals, held recently in Manchester.
Frank, an ex-ambulance driver, has been employed by Banffshire Partnership since March this year, and is already a familiar face to many on the Partnership’s ever-expanding Dial-A-Bus service.
In addition to his driving skills, Frank is also involved in training the organisation’s minibus drivers and passenger assistants.
www.ruralgateway.org.uk /cgi-bin/item.cgi?id=754&d=11&h=24&f=23   (360 words)

  
 uboat.net - Allied Ships hit by U-boats - Banffshire (Steam merchant)
At 20.56 hours on 29 Sep, 1943, the Banffshire (Master Herbert Evans) was torpedoed and sunk by U-532 northwest of Maldive Islands.
The master, 88 crew members and ten gunners were picked up by the Indian minesweeper HMIS Rajputana (J 197) (Lt W.G. Coltham) and landed at Colombo.
If you can help us with any additional information on this vessel then please contact us.
uboat.net /allies/merchants/3090.html   (136 words)

  
 The Banffshire Scotland Whisk(e)y Directory
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Welcome to the Banffshire / Scotland Whisky Directory, a great resource for locating all sorts of information about whisk(e)y and the whisk(e)y industry from Banffshire.
From distilleries to retailers and clubs to museums you will find it all in the Whisky Directory.
www.whiskymag.com /directory/local/banffshire.scotland   (220 words)

  
 Hotels in Banffshire - Accommodation in Banffshire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Hotels, Bed and Breakfasts and Accommodation in Banffshire United Kingdom all with the lowest room rates - Guaranteed.
See our complete list of Banffshire Hotels, Banffshire Bed and Breakfasts & Banffshire Accommodation organised by individual Cities, Towns and Vilages.
The information provided on this page is similar to that provided by the Banffshire Tourist Board.
www.hotelworldinternational.com /Accommodation_Pages/Accommodation_in_Banffshire_United_Kingdom.aspx   (107 words)

  
 UK-GolfGuide.com: A Guide To the Golf Courses and Golf Clubs of the Banffshire Region in Scotland
On this page you will find all the towns in Banffshire in Scotland having golf clubs in or near them.
Simply click on any given club name to be taken to a detailed information page.
Mention the actual page address or the name and town of the club or course concerned.
www.uk-golfguide.com /scotland/banffshire.html   (116 words)

  
 Banffshire
Banffshire is a maritime county in northeast Scotland on the Firth of Moray, bounded on the west and northwest by Morayshire, on the east and south by Aberdeenshire, on the southwest by Inverness-shire.
The shire was the scene of fierce fighting between the Scots and Norse invaders in 960 and again in 1010.
Cities and Towns in Banffshire: Banff, Buckie, Keith, Macduff,Portsoy, Dufftown
www.britain.tv /travel_scot_banffshire.shtml   (168 words)

  
 Castle MacGregor - MacGregor of MacGregor Papers
The following names appear in the list at a later point; grouped here for the sake of completeness by geographical area.
John; brother's son (or cousin to) [Alexander?]; Keith; (Banffshire);
William; farm servant - son to William; Drodland; (Banffshire?);
www.clangregor.org /macgregor/1822-1.htm   (210 words)

  
 Banffshire Surname List
This site serves as a central contact site for persons interested in surnames with connections to the Scottish county of Banffshire.
To search the surname list choose the first letter of the surname of interest from the Index at the left.
It is suggested that you also consider posting your Surname(s) of interest there as well: UK Surnames List
www.rootsweb.com /~sctban   (70 words)

  
 Banffshire Hotels, Inns, & Bed and Breakfasts
Find perfect Banffshire independent inns, hotels, cottages, resorts, and B&B's.
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www.inns.com /Banffshire.htm   (69 words)

  
 Banffshire House Sale - UK offers
Estate Agents Banffshire Homes Flats Property For Sale In Banffshire Homes For Sale In Banffshire
a box to search for 'mortgage brokers for Banffshire ' but will be compiling some local sources soon...
Estate agent, Home, House or Flat for sale in Banffshire.
www.webtaxi.com /banffshire-house-sale.htm   (179 words)

  
 Glenlivet, Banffshire Painting
Historical painting of the Old Bridge in Glelivet, Banffshire, Destroyed by Floods 1869 by landscape artist Arthur Perigal.
Part of the Scottish landscape series of paintings by Arthur Perigal and other leading Scottish artists available as giclee canvas prints produced by Art Pictures.
Art Pictures produce over 800 giclee canvas prints in edition sizes of 50 up to 200, individually produced by giclee art company.
www.artpictures.co.uk /gijl2142.htm   (597 words)

  
 Banffshire Jobs @ Jobsite UK - Start your Recruitment & Job Search Now!
Banffshire Jobs @ Jobsite UK - Start your Recruitment & Job Search Now!
Want to find your next job in Banffshire as quickly and easily as possible?
Search here for the latest jobs in Banffshire and the surrounding area including:
www.jobsite.co.uk /local/banffshire.html   (63 words)

  
 Glenlivet Primary School, Moray, Banffshire
Comments: Glenlivet Primary School, (Local education authority: Moray) is a Primary School in Ballindalloch, Banffshire.
Click here to update the details of Glenlivet Primary School in Banffshire, Moray
Click here to register FREE with Axcis Education Recruitment.
www.axcis.co.uk /26201.html   (134 words)

  
 Keith, Banffshire companies - UK
Advanced Electrics, Keith, Banffshire, UK Aluz Greenhouses, Keith, Banffshire, UK Greenhouses
Ann Higgins Kiltmaker, Keith, Banffshire, UK Backmuir Trading Ltd, Keith, Banffshire, UK Farming
W R Simmers Ltd, Keith, Banffshire, UK The Water Feature Company, Keith, Banffshire, UK The Oak Water Feature Specialists.
www.kellysearch.co.uk /gb-town-50100.html   (223 words)

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