River Bogie facts for kids
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The River Bogie near Huntly
|Native name||Scottish Gaelic: Balgaidh|
|Main source||confluence of the Craig and Corchinan burns|
|River mouth||River Deveron
Starting with the confluence of the Craig and Corchinan burns ( near the parish of Auchindoir and Kearn, the River Bogie flows northeast for about 11 miles through Strathbogie to Rhynie and ),Huntly, immediately after which it joins the River Deveron ( of which it forms one of the two main tributaries. ),
During the 19th century, the Bogie provided the linen bleachfields of Huntly, then a major textile centre, with water. 'Bogieside', the area along the banks of the river, is often referred to in local literature and folksongs, such as Adieu tae Bogieside and Bogie's Bonnie Belle.
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