COUNTY OF ABERDEEN
LOCATION OF RECORDS
County Council Records
The records of Aberdeen County Council and
its predecessors are held by Aberdeenshire Council Archives.
County Constabulary records
The surviving administrative records, with
the exception of personnel records, of Aberdeen County Constabulary
have been deposited with Aberdeen City Archives.
Assessors’ rolls for Aberdeen County for
the period 1855 to 1989 are held by the National Archives of Scotland.
Copies of the valuation rolls for Aberdeen County from 1859/60 to
1989 (complete from 1879/80 only) are held by Aberdeen City Archives.
The valuation rolls do not include the burghs of Inverurie, Peterhead
and Kintore before 1930/31. Separate assessment rolls for the burgh
of Inverurie from 1855/56 to 1877/78 are held by Aberdeenshire Council
Archives. Aberdeen City Libraries hold an incomplete series of valuation
rolls for Aberdeen County.
Medical Officer of Health Reports
Annual reports of the Medical Officer of
Health for the County of Aberdeen are held, for the period 1891-1958,
by the National Archives of Scotland and by Northern Health Services
Archives. Aberdeenshire Council Archives holds an incomplete set
of reports from 1925 to 1958. No reports were published after 1958
for Aberdeen County.
Vehicle Licensing records
Vehicle Licensing records Records for Aberdeen
County Vehicle Licensing Authority are held by the Kithead Trust,
Droitwich Spa (for further details see the Knowledge Base entry
on Vehicle Licensing).