Union Street

1980: Aberdeen views from the air
The Aberdonian

Gallery: Views of Aberdeen from the 1980s

18/09/2020

From Aberdeen’s historic harbour to busy beaches and iconic landmarks, this gallery showcases the best of the Granite City as it was in the 1980s. This week’s gallery even features a picture of police stopping traffic while they searched for an escaped prisoner in the city centre

1974: An aerial view of Aberdeen Harbour in the 70s.
The Aberdonian

Gallery: Views of Aberdeen from the 1970s

04/09/2020

From Aberdeen’s historic harbour to busy beaches and iconic landmarks, this gallery showcases the best of the Granite City as it was in the 1970s. Historic houses, parks, markets and the harbour all feature in this week’s Aberdonian gallery.

An aerial view looking down on Marischal College, Broad Street, Aberdeen.
The Aberdonian

Gallery: Views of Aberdeen from the 1960s

14/08/2020

From Aberdeen’s historic harbour to busy beaches and iconic landmarks, this gallery showcases the best of the Granite City as it was in the 1960s. Historic houses, parks, markets and Pittodrie all feature in this week’s Aberdonian gallery

Union Street
Readers' Letters

Readers’ Letters: Part to play in union pondered

05/08/2020

As someone who was spending my last day before the end of my holiday and starting back delivering groceries around Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire on Union Street between Market Street and Bridge Street, the pedestrian bit, looking at the bus gates between Castlegate and Market Street, and it had me asking a question.

1957: Crowds watch on at a match at Pittodrie Park, Aberdee, the home of Aberdeen FC.
The Aberdonian

Gallery: Views of Aberdeen from the 1950s

31/07/2020

From Aberdeen’s historic harbour to busy beaches and packed out highland shows, this gallery showcases the best of the Granite City as it was in the 1950s. Swimming pools, historic houses, upgrades to the hospital and Pittodrie all feature in this week’s Aberdonian gallery