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Peterhead ~ Ceann Phàdraig

Originally published in the Scotsman on 3 September 2016 The settlement now known as Peterhead was earlier known as ‘Inverugie of Peter’ (written in a latinised form as Inuerugy Petri in 1274). Inverugie or Gaelic Inbhir Ùigidh means ‘the inlet of the river Ugie’. In Braemar Gaelic until the early twentieth century Peterhead was still … Continue Reading about Peterhead ~ Ceann Phàdraig