Kinnethmont (Kennethmont), Aberdeenshire
The parochial board of Kinnethmont, or Kennethmont, erected a parish poorhouse or almshouse in around 1854. It was locally administered rather than operating as a statutory poorhouse under the central Board of Supervision.
The building was situated at the south side of Kinnethmont village.
In 1904, the establishment was recorded as having three rooms and a sick room.
The building is understood no longer to exist.
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- Aberdeen City Archives, Town House, Broad Street, Aberdeen AB10 1AQ, and Old Aberdeen House, Dunbar Street, Aberdeen AB24 3UJ.
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