Aberdeen, Scotland Photos

Aberdeen is the main town in the northeast of Scotland and serves as the port serving the North Sea oil platforms. Aberdeen has a mixture of heritage and modern architecture of note.

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Towers of Broad St. facade of Marischal College. Aberdeen, Scotland.Broad St. facade of Marischal College. Aberdeen, Scotland.Robert the Bruce statue by Alan B. Herriot in front of Greyfriars John Knox Church spire at Marischal College. Aberdeen, Scotland.Robert the Bruce statue by Alan B. Herriot in front of Marischal College. Aberdeen, Scotland.
Towers of Broad St. facade (1905) of Marischal College. Aberdeen, Scotland.Broad St. facade (1905) of Marischal College. Aberdeen, Scotland. Style: Neo-Gothic. Architect: Alexander Marshall Mackenzie.Robert the Bruce statue by Alan B. Herriot in front of Greyfriars John Knox Church spire at Marischal College. Aberdeen, Scotland.Robert the Bruce statue by Alan B. Herriot in front of Marischal College (Broad St.). Aberdeen, Scotland.
Robert the Bruce monument by Alan B. Herriot at Marischal College. Aberdeen, Scotland.Clock tower on Aberdeen Arts Centre. Aberdeen, Scotland.Aberdeen Town House Council Chambers addition. Aberdeen, Scotland.Clocktower of Aberdeen Town House tops court house & Tolbooth jail. Aberdeen, Scotland.
Robert the Bruce monument (2011) by Alan B. Herriot at Marischal College. Aberdeen, Scotland.Clock tower on Aberdeen Arts Centre (former North Church) (1829-30). Aberdeen, Scotland. Architect: John Smith.Aberdeen Town House Council Chambers addition (1975) (2 Broad St.). Aberdeen, Scotland. Architect: Ian Ferguson & Tom Campbell Watson.Clocktower of Aberdeen Town House (1868-74) tops court house & Tolbooth jail (Broad at Union Sts.). Aberdeen, Scotland. Architect: John Dick Peddie & Charles George Hood Kinnear.
Tollbooth Museum entrance in Aberdeen Town House. Aberdeen, Scotland.Union streetscape looking to Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Castlegate square with Salvation Army Citadel & Mercat Cross. Aberdeen, Scotland.Salvation Army Citadel & Mercat Cross on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.
Tollbooth Museum entrance (former Tollbooth jail parts of which date from 1615-29) in Aberdeen Town House. Aberdeen, Scotland.Union streetscape (1800s) looking to Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Castlegate square with Salvation Army Citadel (1893-6) & Mercat Cross (1686). Aberdeen, Scotland.Salvation Army Citadel (1893-6) & Mercat Cross (1686) on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.
Mercat Cross by John Montgomery of Old Rayne on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Mercat Cross parapet carving of arms of city & crown by John Montgomery of Old Rayne on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Mercat Cross parapet carved bas-relief of Stuart king James I in oval-frame by John Montgomery of Old Rayne on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Salvation Army Citadel tower on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.
Mercat Cross (1686) by John Montgomery of Old Rayne on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Mercat Cross parapet carving of arms of city & crown (1686) by John Montgomery of Old Rayne on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Mercat Cross parapet carved bas-relief of Stuart king James I in oval-frame (1686) by John Montgomery of Old Rayne on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Salvation Army Citadel tower (1893-6) on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland. Style: Scots Baronial. Architect: James Souttar.
Gordon Highlanders monument by Mark Richards on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Gordon Highlanders monument by Mark Richards on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Marischal Street leads from Castlegate to Victoria Docks. Aberdeen, Scotland.Heritage stone buildings on Marischal Street. Aberdeen, Scotland.
Gordon Highlanders monument (2011) by Mark Richards on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Gordon Highlanders monument (2011) by Mark Richards on Castlegate square. Aberdeen, Scotland.Marischal Street (designed by William Law, 1767) leads from Castlegate to Victoria Docks. Aberdeen, Scotland.Heritage stone buildings on Marischal Street. Aberdeen, Scotland.
Ships at Victoria Docks of Aberdeen harbor. Aberdeen, Scotland.Ships at Victoria Docks of Aberdeen harbor. Aberdeen, Scotland.Belmont Streetscape with former West St Nicholas Kirk. Aberdeen, Scotland.Kirk of St Nicholas tower seen from Belmont Street. Aberdeen, Scotland.
Ships at Victoria Docks of Aberdeen harbor. Aberdeen, Scotland.Ships at Victoria Docks of Aberdeen harbor. Aberdeen, Scotland.Belmont Streetscape with former West St Nicholas Kirk (1830). Aberdeen, Scotland.Kirk of St Nicholas tower seen from Belmont Street. Aberdeen, Scotland.
Belmont Streetscape. Aberdeen, Scotland.Domed stone building at corner of Belmont Street at Schoolhill. Aberdeen, Scotland.St. Mark's Church & His Majesty's Theatre on Rosemount Viaduct. Aberdeen, Scotland.
Belmont Streetscape. Aberdeen, Scotland.Domed stone building at corner of Belmont Street at Schoolhill. Aberdeen, Scotland.St. Mark's Church (1892) & His Majesty's Theatre (1904-6) on Rosemount Viaduct. Aberdeen, Scotland.

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