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Searchable Collection Lists on Aberdeen City Archives Online Catalogue

Please note that the public catalogue is currently a work in progress, and not all of our collections are yet available to search so please keep checking this page to find out about collections that have been added.

Burgh of Aberdeen

Records Period Code
Aberdeen Council Registers 1398 - 1996 CA/1
Aberdeen Burgh Registers of Sasines 1484 - 1809 CA/2/1
Aberdeen Burgh Registers of Deeds (First Series 1569 - 1710 CA/2/2
Building Warrant Plans c.1870 - 1946 BW
Marischal College Plans c.1889 DD1442
Plans of Various Buildings in Aberdeen 19th Century DD1425

Aberdeen County Records

Records Period Code
Aberdeenshire Commissioners of Supply      1653 - 1950 AS/Acom
Banffshire Commissioners of Supply 1772 - 1930 AS/Bcom
Kincardineshire Commissioners of Supply 1762 - 1930 AS/Kcom
Elginshire Commissioners of Supply (Moray) 1845 - 1930 MC/1
Aberdeen County Militia Records 1756 - 1888 AS/AMil

Aberdeenshire Burgh Records

Records Period Code
Burgh of Aberchirder 1890 - 1975 AS/Bahr
Burgh of Ballater 1866 - 1975 AS/Kbal
Burgh of Ellon 1873 - 1975 AS/Aeln
Burgh of Huntly 1834 - 1975 AS/Ahty
Town Council of Insch and Rothney 1819 - 1975 AS/Ains
Burgh of Kintore 1747 - 1975 AS/Akin
Burgh of Laurencekirk 1751 - 1993 AS/Klrk
Burgh of Macduff 1873 - 1975 AS/Bmcd
Burgh of Oldmeldrum 1893 - 1975 AS/Aomd
Burgh of Portsoy 1889 - 1975 AS/Bpsy
Burgh of Turriff 1858 - 1973 AS/Btur

Parochial Board Records (Poor Relief)

Records Period Code
Moray Parochial Board Records 1830 - 1944 MC/6 (list of parishes only)
Kincardineshire Parochial Board Records 1840 - 1942 AS/KP
Aberdeen County Parochial Board Records 1812 - 1975 AS/AP
Banff County Parochial Board Records 1835 - 1934 AS/BP

School Records

Records Period Code
Aberdeen City Schools 1863 - 2009 ED/GRSS/A and ED/AT5
Aberdeen County Schools 1863 - 2005 ED/GR6S/G and ED/AC5
Banff County School Records 1847 - 2004 ED/GR6S/B and ED/BC5
Kincardine County School Records 1856 - 2009 ED/GR6S/K and ED/KC5
Moray County School Records 1836 - 2005 ED/GR6S/M and ED/MC5

Other Collections

Records Period Code
Aberdeen City Building Warrant Plans 19th Century - 20th Century BW
Papers of Alexander Macdonald of Kepplestone and his trustees c.1852 - 1903 DD391
Hall Russell 18th Century - 20th Century HR
The Northern Co-operative Society (NORCO) 1856 - 1991 NORCO

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