DUFFTOWN, a municipal and police burgh of Banffshire, Scotland, on the Fiddich, 64 m.
DON, a river in the south of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, rising in peat-moss to the east of Glen Avon on the borders of Banffshire, at a height of nearly 2000 ft.
BANFF, a royal, municipal and police burgh, seaport and capital of Banffshire, Scotland.
GEORGE STEPHEN MOUNTSTEPHEN, Baron (1829-), Canadian financier, was born on the 5th of June 1829 at Dufftown, Banffshire, Scotland, the son of William Stephen and Elspeth Smith.
of Elgin stands the church of Birnie, with the exception of the church at Mortlach in Banffshire probably the oldest place of public worship in Scotland still in use.
CULLEN, a royal, municipal and police burgh of Banffshire, Scotland.
ALEXANDER GEDDES (1737-1802), Scottish Roman Catholic theologian, was born in Rathven, Banffshire, on the 14th of September 1737.
BUCKIE, a fishing town and police burgh of Banffshire, Scotland, on the Moray Firth, at the mouth of Buckie burn, about 17 m.
The see of Aberdeen was first founded at Mortlach in Banffshire by Malcolm II.
KEITH, a police burgh of Banffshire, Scotland, on the Isla, 534 m.
BEN MACDHUI, more correctly BEN MuICHDHUI (Gaelic for "the mountain of the black pig," in allusion to its shape), the second highest mountain (4296 ft.) in Great Britain, one of the Cairngorm group, on the confines of south-western Aberdeenshire and south-western Banffshire, not far from the eastern boundary of Inverness-shire.
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