Place:


Cornhill  Banffshire

 

In 1882-4, Frances Groome's Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland described Cornhill like this:

Cornhill, a village in the Corncairn or northern district of Ordiquhill parish, Banffshire, on an affiuent of the Burn of Boyne, with a station on the Banffshire railway, 8½ miles SW by W of Banff, under which it has a post and telegraph office. Fairs are held here on the second Thursday of every month.

Cornhill through time

Cornhill is now part of Aberdeenshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how Aberdeenshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Cornhill itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Cornhill, in Aberdeenshire and Banffshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22055

Date accessed: 29th May 2022


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