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  Inverurie - Aberdeenshire Towns Partnership
Inverurie was therefore a baronial burgh and the caput of the lordship of the Garioch.
Inverurie was not involved in mainstream Scottish affairs in the middle ages, though the Garioch as a doorway to Moray had an importance to the Crown and Inverurie was the chief Burgh of Regality.
In 1755 Inverurie's population was 730 falling to 712 by 1791.
www.atap.org.uk /inverurie   (745 words)

 Inverurie Feature Page on Undiscovered Scotland
Though not entirely: the nearby Battle of Harlaw, fought in 1411 between Highlanders under Donald, Lord of the Isles and Lowlanders under the Earl of Mar was one of the most savage, and indecisive, fought on Scottish soil.
Inverurie lies in a strategically important location on the north bank of the River Don, opposite Port Elphinstone, and on the west bank of the River Urie.
This was used as a base by Robert the Bruce before his defeat of the Earl of Buchan in early 1308 (the Earl's army had spent Christmas 1307 billeted in nearby Oldmeldrum).
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 Inverurie Loco Works Football Club
Directions by road: From Aberdeen, follow A96 to Inverurie.
Do not enter Inverurie by first roundabout but continue along A96 to second roundabout and take third exit, follow this road to next roundabout, take second exit (leaving Morrison's petrol station on your left).
Continue along this road until next roundabout, and continue straight on (second exit), follow this road short distance and then take first right, onto Harlaw Road and Harlaw Park is on your left, about 1/4 mile further on.
www.inverurielocoworks.com /clubinfo.asp   (149 words)

 Inverurie Environmental Improvement
The Inverurie Best Garden 2007 Awards will be presented on Saturday (Sept 1) afternoon in Inverurie Town Hall at the annual Flower Show.
Inverurie puts its Eco credentials on show a week on Saturday (July 28) in the town’s fourth Environment Day.
The competition is organised by Inverurie Environmental Improvement Group (IEI), the local charity responsible for the town’s display of flower boxes and baskets around the Town Centre.
www.inverurieenvironment.com   (333 words)

 Inverurie Academy - School Information : History of Inverurie
Today Inverurie is a peaceful town, with surrounding countryside displaying beautiful contrasts of river valley, green or golden fields, thick forests and rough heather clad slopes.
The advance of Donald, Lord of the Isles, and his clansmen was checked by the forces of the Earl of Mar and the Provost and citizens of Aberdeen, and with great bloodshed, "Red Harlaw" ensured that Gaeldom would never regain control of Scotland.
Three miles east of Inverurie off the B993, this was the scene of an earlier battle between Norsemen and Picts.
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 Inverurie Cricket Club - Early cricket in Inverurie, pre 1931
In 1887 the Aberdeen Cricket Association was enlarged to admit clubs from the county, and Inverurie, as one of the clubs to be admitted as a Senior club, took part in the Challenge Trophy, reaching the semi-final where they were beaten by Caledonian.
A fair bit of success came to the burgh, 2nd Inverurie won Grade 3 in 1920, and the cup in 1923, while 2nd Locos won Grade 3 in 1921, and the cup in 1924.
N McIntosh won Grade 3 batting in 1925 with an average of 26, N F Donald won Grade 2 batting in 1926 with an average of 18.6, and Joe Smith won the corresponding bowling award in 1926 with an average of 3.2.
www.inveruriecc.org.uk /history1.shtml   (676 words)

  Inverurie Medical Group
Inverurie Medical Group is a large semi- rural practice serving a population of 17,000 patients in the Garioch area, in which the predominant landmark is the mountain of Bennachie, and through which the river Don flows.
Inverurie is situated in a rural area 15 miles North of Aberdeen on the A96.
Inverurie Hospital – comprises DOME Ward, Psychogeriatric Unit and male and female GP Wards.
www.abdn.ac.uk /general_practice/teaching/practice/inverurie.shtml   (841 words)

 Inverurie at AllExperts
Inverurie is said to have been founded by David of Huntingdon, Earl of the Garioch, brother of Malcolm IV and great-great-grandfather of Robert the Bruce who defeated the Comyns nearby at the Battle of Barra on Christmas Eve 1307.
The Inverurie Locomotive Works (1905-1969) led to a modest increase in size and prosperity, but it was not until the "Oil Boom" of the last quarter of the 20th century that the town developed into much of its present form.
Inverurie Doric has become weaker in recent years due to an influx of residents from England, and southern Scotland, as well as nearby Aberdeen, not to mention the introduction of television to the area, and the state curriculum, yet it is still spoken to a greater or lesser degree.
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 Inverurie Hotels, accommodation including Swallow Thainstone & Pitcaple House
Situated amidst rich farmland in rural Aberdeenshire, Inverurie is a bustling commercial centre and market town and is easily accessible from the centre of Aberdeen, lying 17 miles to the east.
Inverurie is home to Scotland's largest car boot sale (held every Sunday morning) where you can purchase anything from bric-a-brac to rare collectors items, memorabilia, antiques to computer games.
Steeped in history and 19th Century splendour, Thainstonehouse in Inverurie stands majestically in 44 acres of private parkland and provides the discerning traveller with exceptional standards of service and comfort at this luxurious country mansion in the very heart of rural Aberdeenshire.
www.gnws.co.uk /scotland/inverurie.htm   (466 words)

 About Inverurie
Inverurie is the largest town in the Garioch Area, and is an important service and administrative centre.
There are a further 7.12 hectares of land zoned for industrial or business activity in Inverurie, all of which is classed as marketable, although none is currently serviced.
Inverurie is centrally located to access many of Aberdeenshire’s attractions and sites of interest.
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 Whitelums Limousin Cattle - Inverurie
Inverurie is 17 miles north west of Aberdeen and has good road and rail links, being on the main route from Aberdeen to Inverness.
A centre of locomotive engineering between 1902 an 1968, Inverurie is now a paper making town with food processing, refrigeration, glass fibre and water treatment equipment industries located on two industrial estates.
Inverurie is also home to one of Europe's most modern mart complexes, the Thainstone Agricultural Centre.
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 Inverurie property for sale, rent and holidays
Inverurie has many literary associations one of which is Arthur Johnston of Caskieben, a Latin poet known as the Scottish Ovid born in 1587 son of George, the 7
Johnston Laired of Caskieben, he was born in the family seat of Caskieben castle, which now forms the older part of Keith hall, on the south east out side of the town.
Inverurie has a notable ruin of KinKell which lies to the south of the town this 16
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 Aberdeenshire Council - Inverurie Swimming Pool and Leisure Centre
Inverurie Swimming Centre is based next to the Inverurie Academy, and offers an excellent range of sporting and social facilities, within a friendly and welcoming environment.
The Centre is home to a range of sports clubs, and specialises in offering a comprehensive programme of swimming lessons for all ages and abilities.
Inverurie Swim Centre is a very popular pool and currently teaches over 900 swimmers per week; which is 21% of the total number of swimmers being taught throughout Aberdeenshire.
www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk /recreation/swimleisure/inverurie.asp   (614 words)

 Friends of Grampian Stones - Ancient Regality of Inverurie & The Garioch
Strategically, Inverurie seems oddly situated in a flood-plain surrounded by rising hills overshadowed by the classical mountain of Bennachie.
When, 5000 years ago, the Garioch's first farmers chose to settle, grow food, protect their families from bear, boar and wolves, build sacred stone circles to measure and celebrate the seasons, they were not thinking of strategy, but a sacred sense of place.
What became the royal burgh of Inverurie, literally 'at the mouth or meeting of the Urie', was chosen because of its massive water resource and rich land, but also because it was a safe crossing.
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 Inverurie Locomotive Works   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The locomotive works at Inverurie was constructed between 1898-1905 and occupied a 24-acre site adjacent to the Great North of Scotland Railway line linking Aberdeen & Keith.
Inverurie found itself disposing of large numbers of condemned passenger carriages and wagons and many of these had their bodies separated from their underframes and sold to farmers for use as stores.
Today many carriage and wagon bodies can be found around Aberdeenshire thanks to the disposal policy of Inverurie works, and a number are under restoration by railway preservation societies.
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 Hotels, Inns, Bed and Breakfast Accommodation Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, UK.
The KA as it is affectionately known, boasts a number of public areas for guests and locals alike to frequent, from the old and traditional public bar with its own real coal fire to the recently refurbished Garioch Lounge.
A 17th Century family house built on 15th century foundations, Pittodrie House is one of the most historic hotels in Scotland, set in a 2400 acre country estate.
The public rooms, dining room and some of the bedrooms are furnished with family paintings and antique furniture - with log fires burning the atmosphere is of a welcoming country house.
www.databrowse.co.uk /hotels/Aberdeenshire/Inverurie.html   (358 words)

 Inverurie : Abrexa.co.uk UK directory
Cats Protection Inverurie - Rescues and rehomes cats in the North East of Scotland UK.
Inverurie Academy - Find out about the school day, and some of the subjects taught.
Whitelums Limousin Cattle - Breeders of Limousin cattle in the North East of Scotland near Inverurie.
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 Inverurie, United Kingdom Cheap Hotels Motels - hotel and motel rooms and reservations available in Inverurie, United ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Inverurie United Kingdom is a great place to visit.
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 Inverurie, United Kingdom to find hotel and motel reservations that are available at this location.
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 Inverurie Venues, Conference Meeting Rooms, Team Building, Room Hire, Accommodation, Coach, Car & Limousine Hire ...
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 Inverurie Hotels, Inverurie Accommodation HOTELS.UK.COM
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 INVERURIE MARKET PLACE SCHOOL   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Inverurie Market Place School is a primary school catering for all children from primary 1 to primary 7.
It is situated just off the square in the centre of Inverurie, within easy reach of local bus stops and train station.
The Inverurie Academy schools cluster group works on curriculum initiatives as well as on effective transfer arrangements.
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 Inverurie signal box
The original Inverurie Station box was reduced to ground frame status, and renamed Inverurie Old Sidings) when this box opened.
The Scottish Region had always stuck with the "keep it simple and solid" principle whilst other in other parts of the country increasingly complicated and expensive to maintain "advanced" designs were developed.
The new frame in Inverurie comprises just 30 levers, controlling a vastly simplified layout of just a passing loop and two sets of sidings.
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 Hostels in Inverurie - Youth Hostel
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 Inverurie tourist and travel information | Inverurie accommodation, attractions and photos | Scotland UK
Inverurie is 15 miles north west of Aberdeen and has good road and rail links, being on the main route from Aberdeen to Inverness.
Inverurie Station, Station Road, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 9TN.
Inverurie is about 15 miles from the Ferry Port at Aberdeen.
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 Tawse Tyres and Autoparts of Inverurie
Moving from a small shop on Inverurie's High Street, Autoparts now operate from a new 12000SQ FT custom built facility supplying all the major lines of car stereos, accessories, tools, batteries and performance upgrades.
Tawse Tyre Co. Ltd specialise in the supply and fitting of all makes of tyres, exhausts and batteries for both motorists and farmers.
Together they provide a comprehensive automotive repair and accessory service for Inverurie and the surrounding area.
www.autoparts-inverurie.co.uk   (151 words)

 Inverurie Information Online -Community information and services around Inverurie, UK   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, UK This section of the site has been designed to provide a means of allowing community services in and around Inverurie to publicise themselves and pass on any important information to Inverurie residents.
If you have any information that you want to pass on to Inverurie residents you can write an article, use the free public notices, or publicise any events in our Inverurie events section.
Inverurie Information Online is an independent site and is not affiliated with, or officially sponsored by any local authority or tourist information centre based in Inverurie.
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 hotels.com-Inverurie hotels,Inverurie hotel reservations online,hotels in Inverurie
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