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Parish Boundaries

As at 1 June 2007

Bridge of Don Oldmachar

From the Mill Lade at it's junction with the River Don opposite Till drone, along the Lade east of Crombie's Mill, north along stone dyke and trees east of Danestone, to round-about on Parkway near Buckie Farm, east along Parkway, north along Whitestripes Road, across Valentine Road, north along Jesmond Avenue, east along Jesmond Square, along tree lined path crossing Jesmond Avenue (between numbers 171 and 173) to path west of Collieston houses, north along path to Jesmond Drive, east along Jesmond Drive to Scotstown Road, North-west along to Perwinnes Junction, east along to Shielhill, north to meet Aberdeen District Boundary at Newtonhill Cottage, west along Aberdeen district Boundary to Whitestripes Road at Fowlershill Wood, south along Whitestripes Road to Bridgefield, west to meet River Don just south of Aryburn Farm, line of River Don to starting point at the Mill Lade junction. 

Bucksburn/Stoneywood

From River Don at Persley Bridge, midline Mugiemoss Road, Great Northern Road to junction with Manor Drive, line projected W to S of Auchmill Terrace, then W and S skirting Howes and Bonnyview schemes to Davidson Drive, midline Davidson Drive, Howes Road to point opposite Netherhills Avenue, line projected NW to Netherhills Avenue, midline Netherhills Avenue, Kepplehills Road, Inverurie Road, W to Corsehill, line E running just N of Walton and Greenburn to a point on the S boundary of Wellheads Industrial Estate, line to Wellheads roundabout on Oldmeldrum Road, line to River Don at a point opposite Grandhome House, midline River Don to starting point at Persley Bridge.

Cove New Development Charge

From the junction of Wellington Road and Hareness Road, midline E along Hareness Road to the Coast, at Altens Haven, S along the coast to the City Boundary (S of Hare Ness), W along the City Boundary from coast passing S of Moss-side Farm crossing the A90 to a point at Bothybrigs then N along the boundary (ie W of A90) along Leggart Burn then E along field walls to cross Stonehaven Road and pass S and E of Craighill, then E along minor road to junction with Redmoss Road, N along Redmoss Road to fence between WT station and housing, SE along fence then minor road to junction with Wellington Road, N along Wellington Road to start at junction of Wellington Road and Hareness Road.

Craigiebuckler

From City Boundary on Skene Road, midline Skene Road, Queen's Road, King's Gate, Anderson Drive, Seafield Road, Countesswells Road to city boundary, north along boundary to starting point on Skene Road.

Cults

From junction of Bairds Brae and North Deeside Road, midline Bairds Brae, Craigton Road, W along Countesswells Road to Blacktop Farm, line S passing E then S of Westfield Farm, midline of road from Westfield to meet Contlaw Road near Hill of Milltimber, midline Contlaw Road to North Deeside Road, midline E along North Deeside Road to line of Murtle Burn, line of Burn S to River Dee, E along midline of River Dee to line projected from Bairds Brae, along this alignment to starting point at junction with North Deeside Road.

Dyce

From roundabout near Wellheads Industrial Estate on Oldmeldrum Road, line west to south of Wellheads Industrial Estate and just north of Greenburn and Walton to meet Inverurie Road at Corsehill, midline Inverurie Road to a point opposite the "Accommodation Road" (road skirting Tyrebagger Quarry) just east of Tyrebagger, line north-east across ridge of Tyrebagger Hill to meet the River Don opposite Govalbank, line to meet Fintray Road (B977) and running "behind" Fintray Road to south and east, to Parkhill Crossroads (where B977 meets B997 - Bridge of Don/Newmachar Road), south across B997 to Whitestripes Road at Fowlerhill Wood, south down Whitestripes Road to Bridgefield, west to meet River Don just south of Aryburn Farm, line of River Don to a point opposite Grandhome House, line west to starting point at roundabout on Oldmeldrum Road near Wellheads Industrial Estate.

Ferryhill

From the Suspension Bridge along the line of the River Dee to line of Palmerston Place, midline Palmerston Place to railway line, along railway line to Guild Street, midline Guild Street, College Street, steps to Crown Terrace, midline Crown Terrace, Academy Street, Dee Street, Old Mill Road (to the north of Dee Place), crossing Bon Accord Street, Willowbank Road, Holburn Street, Great Southern Road to King George VI Bridge, River Dee to the starting point at the Suspension Bridge.

Garthdee

From old Deeside Railway Line opposite Auchinyell Terrace, midline of Auchinyell Terrace, Garthdee Drive, Pitmedden Terrace, across Pitmedden Crescent, line to meet junction of South Anderson Drive and Garthdee Road, midline of Bridge of Dee Approach Road to River Dee, along River Dee to a point in line with Bairds Brae, north along that line to meet the former Deeside Railway Line (west of Pitfodels Station Road), east along Railway Line to starting point opposite Auchinyell Terrace.

Gilcomston South

From junction of Rose Street and Union Street, midline Rose Street, Esslemont Avenue, Whitehall Place, Craigie Loanings, Belgrave Terrace, Esslemont Avenue, Rosemount Place, South Mount Street, Rosemount Viaduct, Skene Street, Summer Street, Huntly Street, Union Street to Union Bridge, railway line to Guild Street, midline Guild Street, College Street, steps to Crown Terrace, midline Crown Terrace, Academy Street, Dee Street, Old Mill Road (to the north of Dee Place) crossing Bon Accord Street, Willowbank Road, Holburn Street, Union Street to the start at junction with Rose Street.

High Hilton

From junction of Hilton Road and North Anderson Drive, midline North Anderson Drive, Rosehill Drive, Rowan Road, Brierfield Road, E along midline Cornhill Drive, Green Walk, South Walk (to the E of Cornhill School), W along midline of Ash-hill Drive, Cornhill Terrace, E along midline of Ashgrove Road West, Ashgrove Road, Back Hilton Road, Belmont Road to railway at Powis Terrace, N along railway to St Machar Drive, midline St Machar Drive, Leslie Road, Clifton Road, Hilton Road to starting point at junction with North Anderson Drive.

Holburn West

From junction of Granton Place and Union Grove, midline Union Grove, Cromwell Road, Burns Road, Great Western Road, Salisbury Terrace, Broomhill Road, Holburn Road, Great Western Road, Claremont Street, Granton Place to starting point at Union Grove.

Kingswells

From junction of former city boundary at Countesswells Road, N along boundary to Skene Road, midline Skene Road to path opposite Groats Road, line of path to bridge over Den Burn, line to Lang Stracht (to W of Samphrey Road and Fara Close), midline W along Lang Stracht to former city boundary at Whitemyres, N along boundary to meet Bucks Burn near Burnbrae, W along burn to Webster Park, N then W along perimeter of park to Newhills/Kingswells road, midline S along road to junction with Kingswood Drive, line W passing S of Fairley Home Farm to meet Clinterty Road N of Borrowstone, midline road to Hillside, direct line W to administrative boundary at Littlemill Burn, line of Littlemill Burn, Brodiach Burn, line between Easter Ord Farm and Brotherfield to Ord Burn, E along Ord Burn, line to E of Brotherfield and Rotten of Gairn, midline Countesswells Road to starting point at former city boundary. 

Mannofield

From junction of Burns Road and Cromwell Road, midline Burns Road, Great Western Road, South Anderson Drive, lane to the S of Great Western Road, Hammerfield Avenue, Duthie Place, Cranford Road, along S boundary of cricket ground and reservoir, S down path (which is the continuation of Springfield Road) to former Deeside Railway Line, W along former railway line to point opposite Bairds Brae, midline Bairds Brae, Craigton Road, Countesswells Road, Seafield Road, Cromwell Road to starting point at junction with Burns Road.

Mastrick

From former City Boundary on Lang Stracht (Whitemyres-Burnbrae), midline Lang Stracht, North Anderson Drive, Long Walk Road, Provost Fraser Drive and continuing along a line projected to the former City Boundary, along that boundary to starting point on Lang Stracht.

Middlefield

From junction of North Anderson Drive and Great Northern Road, midline North Anderson Drive, Provost Fraser Drive, both sides Granitehill Place, line north-west to Quarry Road (to north of Northfield Academy, south of Cummings Park Circle and south of Cummings Park Terrace), midline Quarry Road, Granitehill Road, west along midline of Provost Rust Drive to a point between Heathryfold Circle and Howes Drive/Howes Crescent, line to north and east, (skirting Heathryfold estate and to the south of Auchmill Terrace), to the junction of Manor Drive and Great Northern Road, midline Great Northern Road to starting point at North Anderson Drive.

Midstocket

From junction of Anderson Drive and Ashgrove Road West, midline of Ashgrove Road West, Ashgrove Road, Back Hilton Road, Berryden Road, Westburn Road, Argyll Place, Beechgrove Terrace, King’s Gate, Anderson Drive to starting point at junction with Ashgrove Road West.

Newhills

From a point on Inverurie Road at “Accommodation Road” (road skirting Tyrebagger Quarry), midline Inverurie Road to Kepplehills Road, Netherhills Avenue, line projected SE to Howes Road, midline Howes Road to Bucks Burn, W along burn to Webster Park, N then W along perimeter of park to Newhills/Kingswells road, midline S along road to junction with Kingswood Drive, line W passing S of Fairley Home Farm to meet Clinterty Road N of Borrowstone, midline road to Hillside, direct line W to administrative boundary at Littlemill Burn, line of Littlemill Burn N to Little Mill of Clinterty, midline road N from Little Mill to junction with “Accommodation Road” leading to Inverurie Road near Tyrebagger, midline “Accommodation Road” to starting point on Inverurie Road.

Northfield

From a point on the former city boundary projected W of Provost Fraser Drive, midline Provost Fraser Drive to point between Northfield Academy and Granitehill Place, line N and W to Quarry Road (to N of Northfield Academy, S of Cummings Park Circle and S of Cummings Park Terrace), midline Quarry Road, Granitehill Road, Provost Rust Drive, line N between Howes Drive/Howes Crescent and Heathryfold Circle, then W and S skirting Howes and Bonnyview schemes to Davidson Drive, midline Davidson Drive, Howes Road to Bucks Burn, W along Bucks Burn to former city boundary, S along former city boundary to starting point on projection W from Provost Fraser Drive.

Peterculter

From point on River Dee at Murtle House, line of Murtle Burn to North Deeside Road, midline West on North Deeside Road to junction of Contlaw Road and North Deeside Road. Midline Contlaw Road to minor junction North West of Hill of Milltimber, passing East then South of Westfield Farm, South East on Hillhead Road towards Hilton Farm then North to Blacktop Farm. Midline, Countesswells Road by Rotten of Gairn and East Brotherfield, Line of Ord Burn to Ord Dam (Culter Compensation Dam). Line of Leuchar Burn, line of Civil Parish Boundary to Leuchar Moss. Line South by Begsburn (following Civil Parish Boundary). East on the Gormack Burn between Hardgate and Little Eddieston, Culter Burn to a point adjacent to the nine mile stone on North Deeside Road. Line south of Ordhill, East of Coalford, following the road to Dalmaik (still following Civil Parish Boundary). Line South at Moss-side junction to River Dee, passing East of the Old Manse and Dalmaik Church. Midline of River Dee to starting point near Murtle House.

Queen's Cross

From junction of Rose Street and Union Street, midline Rose Street, Esslemont Avenue, Whitehall Place, Craigie Loanings, Westfield Road, Beechgrove Terrace, Fountainhall Road, Queen’s Road, Anderson Drive, Cromwell Road, Union Grove, Albyn Grove, Albyn Place, Alford Place, Union Street to starting point.

Queen Street

From coast opposite Park Road, midline Park Road, Seaforth Road, Mounthooly Way, Mounthooly, Hutcheon Street to railway bridge, S along railway to line extended from John Street, midline John Street, Loch Street to lane (bordering S of Aberdeen College) to Gallowgate, midline Gallowgate, Broad Street, Queen Street to entrance to Law Courts car park, line to Concert Court, E along Concert Court to intersect with Lodge Walk, midline Union Street, Castle Street, Justice Street, Beach Boulevard to railway line, along railway line to Constitution Street, midline Constitution Street to junction with Urquhart Road, line projected E to coast, N along coast to starting point opposite Park Road.

Rubislaw

From Queens Cross, midline Fountainhall Road, King's Gate, Anderson Drive, Queen's Road to starting point at Queens Cross. 

Ruthrieston West

From junction of Gray Street and Broomhill Road, midline Gray Street to old Deeside railway line, along track of railway line to South Anderson Drive, midline South Anderson Drive, to Garthdee Road, line west to cut Pitmedden Crescent at Pitmedden Terrace, midline Pitmedden Terrace, Garthdee Drive, Auchinyell Terrace, across Auchinyell Road to old Deeside railway line, west along the railway line to path which is the continuation of Springfield Road, along that path to south boundary of Reservoir, along that boundary, and along south boundary of Cricket Ground to Cranford Road, midline Cranford Road, Duthie Place, Hammerfield Avenue, lane south of Great Western Road, South Anderson Drive, Great Western Road, Salisbury Terrace, Broomhill Road to starting point at Gray Street.

South St Nicholas Kincorth

From the River Dee at the city boundary follow boundary S by Leggart Burn then E along field walls to cross Stonehaven Road and pass S and E of Craighill, then E along minor road to junction with Redmoss Road, N along Redmoss Road to fence between WT station and housing, SE along fence then minor road to junction with Wellington Road, N along Wellington Road then E aong Hareness Road to coast at Altens Haven, N along coast to Needle’s Eye, W to vehicular bridge across railway, W along railway to bridge at Wellington Road, SW along Abbotswell Road to West Tullos Road, W along West Tullos Road to Great Southern Road, N to centre of George VI Bridge, SW along centre of River Dee to the start at the city boundary.

St Columba's, Bridge of Don

From the mouth of the River Don, north along the coast to meet Aberdeen District Boundary, west along Aberdeen District Boundary to Newtonhill Cottage, South to Shielhill, west to Perwinnes Junction, south-east to Scotstown Road, west along Jesmond Drive to path west of Collieston houses, south to tree lined path crossing Jesmond Avenue (between numbers 171 and 173), west along Jesmond Square, south along Jesmond avenue across Valentine Road, south along Whitstripes Road, west along Parkway to round-about near Buckie Farm, south along line of stone dyke and trees east of Danestone to the Mill Lade east of Crombie's Mill to its junction with the River Don, line of River Don to starting point at the sea.

St George's, Tillydrone

From junction of St Machar Drive and Tillydrone Avenue, midline Tillydrone Avenue, line projected to River Don (north-west of Wallace Tower), midline of River Don to a point opposite lane east of Donbank Terrace, along said lane, meeting Don Street at railway bridge, along line of railway to St Machar Drive, midline St Machar Drive to starting point at Tillydrone Avenue.

St Machar Cathedral

From the junction of St Machar’s Drive and Tillydrone Avenue, midline Tillydrone Avenue, line projected to meet River Don (NW of Wallace Tower), midline River Don E to Bridge of Don, midline King Street, Merkland Road, Froghall Terrace, Froghall View, W along boundary fence to S of housing on Sunnybank Road and W along wall to S and W of Sunnybank School, midline Sunnyside Road to junction with Sunnyside Terrace, line N to a point between Hermitage Avenue and Firhill Road, line between Hermitage Avenue and Firhill Road to Bedford Road, midline Bedford Road to junction with Meston Walk, direct line NW (skirting Powis housing scheme but taking in St Machar Academy) to junction of Bedford Avenue and St Machar Drive, midline St Machar Drive to starting point at Tillydrone Avenue.

St Mark's

From junction of Schoolhill and Belmont Street, midline Belmont Street, Union Street, Huntly Street, Summer Street, Skene Street, Rosemount Viaduct, South Mount Street, Rosemount Place, Esslemont Avenue, Belgrave Terrace, Craigie Loanings, Westfield Road, Argyll Place, Westburn Road, Hutcheon Street to railway bridge, S along railway to line extended from John Street, midline John Street, George Street, St Andrew Street, Blackfriars Street, Schoolhill to start at junction with Belmont Street.

St Mary's

From mouth of River Don, midline River Don to Bridge of Don, midline King Street, Seaforth Road, Park Road to coast opposite Park Road, N along coast to start at mouth of River Don.

Kirk of St Nicholas Uniting

From mouth of River Dee, midline River Dee to line of Palmerston Place, midline Palmerston Place to railway line, N along railway line to middle of Union Bridge, midline Union Street, Belmont Street, Schoolhill, Blackfriars Street, St Andrew Street, George Street, John Street, Loch Street to lane ( bordering S of Aberdeen College) to Gallowgate, midline Gallowgate, Broad Street, Queen Street to entrance to Law Courts car park, line to Concert Court, E along Concert Court to intersect with Lodge Walk, midline Union Street, Castle Street, Justice Street, Beach Boulevard to railway line, along railway line to Constitution Street, midline Constitution Street to junction with Urquhart Road, line projected E to coast, S along coast to starting point at mouth of River Dee.

St Stephen's

From junction of King Street and Merkland Road, midline Merkland Road, Froghall Terrace, Froghall View, W along boundary fence to S of housing on Sunnybank Road and W along wall to S and W of Sunnybank School, midline Sunnyside Road to junction with Sunnyside Terrace, line N to a point between Hermitage Avenue and Firhill Road, line between Hermitage Avenue and Firhill Road to Bedford Road, midline Bedford Road to junction with Meston Walk, direct line NW (skirting Powis housing scheme but excluding St Machar Academy) to junction of Bedford Avenue and St Machar Drive, midline St Machar Drive to railway, S along railway to Powis Terrace, midline Belmont Road, Berryden Road, Hutcheon Street, Mounthooly, Mounthooly Way, King Street to starting point at junction with Merkland Road.

South Holburn

From junction of Alford Place and Holburn Street, midline Alford Place, Albyn Place, Albyn Grove, Union Grove, Granton Place, Claremont Street, Great Western Road, Holburn Road, Broomhill Road, Gray Street to former track of Deeside railway line, along track of railway line to South Anderson Drive, midline South Anderson Drive to Bridge of Dee, midline River Dee to King George VI Bridge, midline Great Southern Road to Holburn Street, midline Holburn Street to starting point at Alford Place.

New Stockethill (New Charge Development)

From junction of Ashgrove Road West and North Anderson Drive, midline North Anderson Drive, Long Walk Road, Provost Fraser Drive, North Anderson Drive, Rosehill Drive, Rowan Road, Briarsfield Road, Cornhill Drive, Green Walk, South Walk (to the east of Cornhill School), Ash-hill Drive, Cornhill Terrace, Ashgrove Road West to starting point at North Anderson Drive.

Summerhill

From junction of King's Gate and Queen's Road, midline Queen's Road to path opposite Groats Road, line of path to bridge over Den Burn, line to Lang Stracht (to west of Samphrey Road and Fara Close), midline Lang Stracht, North Anderson Drive, King's Gate, to starting point at Queen's Road.

Torry St Fittick's

From centre of River Dee estuary, W along centre of river to centre of George VI Bridge, S along Great Southern Road to junction with West Tullos Road, E along West Tullos Road, NE along Abbotswell Road to Wellington Road and the railway bridge, E along railway to vehicular bridge, E to the coast at Needle’s Eye, N along coast to the start at the Dee estuary.

Woodside

From junction of Hilton Road and North Anderson Drive, midline North Anderson Drive, Mugiemoss Road to River Don at Persley Bridge, midline of River Don to point opposite lane to E of Donbank Terrace, along lane meeting Don Street at railway bridge, along railway to St Machar Drive, midline St Machar Drive, Leslie Road, Clifton Road, Hilton Road to starting point at junction with North Anderson Drive.

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