Lauren Jack

A wintry scene at Regent Quay, beside the harbour board building
The Aberdonian

Aberdonian: Looking back at historic city harbour


Since Aberdeen Harbour was founded in 1136 it has been a hub for business and industry in the north-east. In this week’s Aberdonian, we’re taking a look back at the almost 900-year history of the area with photos showcasing the harbour from 1963 to 1978. Click below to view the full gallery:

The Lords of Bon-Accord Bernard Balfour, Henry Balfour and Bob Findlay salute the floats
The Aberdonian

Gallery: Having fun at the Aberdeen Festival


Aberdeen has long been a hub for activity and with the Aberdeen Festival youngsters weren’t without entertainment. From extravagant outfits to charming floats, we’ve selected a number of pictures to highlight the spirit of the event from 1968 to 1991. Click below to view the full gallery: