Inverurie

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Coordinates: 57°17′N 2°23′W / 57.28°N 2.38°W / 57.28; -2.38

Inverurie
Scottish Gaelic: Inbhir Uraidh
Inverurie Town Hall.jpg
Inverurie is located in Aberdeen
Inverurie

 Inverurie shown within Aberdeenshire
Population 10,885 (2001 census)
OS grid reference NJ7721
Council area Aberdeenshire
Lieutenancy area Aberdeenshire
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town INVERURIE
Postcode district AB51 3/4
Dialling code 01467
Police Grampian
Fire Grampian
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament Gordon
Scottish Parliament Aberdeenshire East
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Inverurie is a Royal Burgh in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, approximately 16 miles north west of Aberdeen on the A96 road and lies on the Northern Express Railway Route from Aberdeen to Inverness. The nearest airport is Aberdeen International Airport at Dyce.

Sports[change | edit source]

Inverurie Loco Works F.C., playing their matches at Harlaw Park, are the local Highland League football team and Aberdeen F.C. is the nearest Scottish Premier League team. Rugby Union is played by the Garioch Rugby Football Club.