Blackburn, Aberdeenshire

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Blackburn (Aberdeenshire)
Blackburn (Aberdeenshire) is located in Aberdeen
Blackburn (Aberdeenshire)
Blackburn (Aberdeenshire)
 Blackburn (Aberdeenshire) shown within Aberdeenshire
Population 1,386 (2001).[1](2,540 Mid-2008 Estimate)
OS grid reference NJ826127
Council area Aberdeenshire
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ABERDEEN
Postcode district AB21
Dialling code 01224 79
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Scottish Parliament Aberdeenshire West
List of places
UK
Scotland

Coordinates: 57°12′19″N 2°17′20″W / 57.205283°N 2.288903°W / 57.205283; -2.288903

Blackburn is a rapidly growing commuter town just northwest of Aberdeen, Scotland, and is situated in Aberdeenshire. It has an industrial estate. It has a small primary school, as well as a nursing home, local shop and a £1 million community hall which was publicly opened by The Princess Royal in 2005.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ "Comparative Population Profile: Blackburn Locality". Scotland's Census Results Online. 2001-04-29. Retrieved 2008-08-31.