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Old Torry Tours

By Hidden Aberdeen Tours

  • Main Tour:
  • Friday 6th September: 7pm – 9pm
  • Meet at Corner of Baxter Street & Sinclair Road. The Torry Bar

 

  • Mini Tours:
  • Saturday 7th September: Old Torry Walking Tours (2 events):  by Hidden Aberdeen Tours 12noon & 2pm. Old Saint Fittick’s Church

 

 

TORRY began life as a tiny medieval fishing hamlet at the Dee estuary from as early as the 12th century and had their own provosts and grew into a Victorian town which latterly became a suburb of Aberdeen in 1891, much to many Torryites' displeasure. 

THE ORIGINAL VILLAGE is all but gone, and this tour attempts to redress the balance by recalling the stories of 'Old' Torry including:

Phone: 07572 582 198  - for further details

 

  • THE WRECK OF THE OSCAR
  • THE DIVERTING OF THE DEE
  • DEE FERRY DISASTER
  • MENZIES OF PITFODELS - LAIRDS OF TORRY
  • THE BALNAGASK MOTTE
  • ST. FITTICK'S KIRK
  • THE WELLS OF TORRY
  • TORRY'S VICTORIAN STREETS

Both Events are Free.

Please Phone 07572 582 198 for further details




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