Geography Quiz / Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire

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Can you answer the trivia questions relating to the city of Aberdeen and its surrounding area of Aberdeenshire

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The only prison in the North East of Scotland is located in this Aberdeenshire town.
This former prison, now a museum, was featured on an episode of 'Most Haunted' in 2009.
This bridge, with a span of over 130 feet, is the largest single-span granite bridge in the world
This Aberdeen street is the joint longest street in Scotland, with a total length of 2 miles.
This former British Prime Minister was granted Freedom Of The City in 1946
This Aberdeen and Shire-based newspaper is the oldest daily newspaper in Scotland, having first been published in 1747
This sport was invented on the River Dee in 1863
Born in Inverbervie in 1834, Hercules Linton designed which famous clipper ship, now open as a museum in London?
This castle was supposedly the inspiration for many of Walt Disney's fairytale castles
By 1858, Aberdeen had two universities, the same number as the whole of this entire country at the time.
After the Escorial in Madrid, the building is the second largest granite building in the world
This comedian and writer, best known for being a member of The Goodies and as a panellist on 'I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue', was born in Aberdeen on February 18th, 1943
This business, established in 1136, is the oldest business still active in Britain
This business, established in 1498, is the world's oldest documented transport company
Born in Sunderland on March 10th 1987, this singer songwriter grew up in the Aberdeenshire town of Alford
This arena, opened in August 2019, is the largest indoor performing venue by capacity in Scotland, and the fifth largest by capacity in the UK
This Aberdonian architect was responsible for the design of, among many other buildings, the North Scotland bank, which is now a pub named in his honour.
With a total of 675,816 passengers in 2018, this airport is the most popular destination from Aberdeen Airport
With a total of 291,139 passengers in 2018, this airport is the most popular international destination from Aberdeen Airport
This beer company was founded in Fraserburgh in 2007 and is now worth over £1 billion.

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