Bridge of Don

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Bridge of Don
Bridge of Don is located in Aberdeen
Bridge of Don
Bridge of Don
Bridge of Don shown within the City of Aberdeen
Population19,089 [1]
OS grid referenceNJ 93994 10213
Council area
Lieutenancy area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townAberdeen
Postcode districtAB22 8/AB23 8
Dialling code01224
PoliceScottish
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
EU ParliamentScotland
UK Parliament
Scottish Parliament
List of places
UK
Scotland
Aberdeen
57°10′58″N 2°06′04″W / 57.182700°N 2.100985°W / 57.182700; -2.100985Coordinates: 57°10′58″N 2°06′04″W / 57.182700°N 2.100985°W / 57.182700; -2.100985

Bridge of Don is a suburb in the north of Aberdeen, Scotland. It has a population of 19,089.[1]

Bridge of Don is split into four areas for statistical purposes by Aberdeen City Council and Police Scotland: Balgownie and Donmouth, Danestone, Denmore and Oldmachar. Traditionally Bridge of Don has been split up into: Bridge of Don, Danestone, Denmore and Middleton Park. These areas have smaller areas within them.

Bridge of Don is home to two Junior football clubs: Hall Russell United F.C. and Hermes F.C. who play at neighbouring grounds in the Denmore Road area.

Schools[edit]

The secondary schools within the suburb are: Bridge of Don Academy and Oldmachar Academy.

There are also eight primary schools: Danestone, Braehead, Forehill, Glashieburn, Greenbrae, Middleton Park and Scotstown.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Electoral Ward, Bridge of Don". statistics.gov.scot. 2016-01-01. Retrieved 2018-03-29.