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Forgue, Aberdeenshire

Forgue parish council erected a parochial poorhouse in about 1864. It was locally administered rather than operating as a statutory poorhouse under the central Board of Supervision.

The premises comprised five houses, although their location is at present unknown.

Records

Note: many repositories impose a closure period of up to 100 years for records identifying individuals.

  • Aberdeen City Archives, Town House, Broad Street, Aberdeen AB10 1AQ, and Old Aberdeen House, Dunbar Street, Aberdeen AB24 3UJ.

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