HORRIBLE HISTORIES OF ABERDEEN WEEK
Final of our 4 walks delving into Aberdeen's dark side!
See the sites and hear the stories from our city's dark and criminal past. War and bloodshed, murder and mayhem, it's all under your feet!!! Taking you back in time to some of the city's most notorious slayings, the Murder History Tour brings out the horrors behind the doors of some of our most innocuous tenements and monuments.
Dark humour concerning our last civic hangman, Johnny Milne, whose first execution was almost his last.
Bloody revenge with psychopathic butcher, James Harrow, who stabbed to death two of his colleagues in the Saltoun Bar.
The Crime of Passion which resulted in the city's last hanging in 1963.
The Poisonous marriage of Catherine and James Humphrey which ended in murder in 1830
Suitable for over 12s, not accessible for disabled
Meet at the PARK ROAD GATE of TRINITY CEMETERY (near Pittodrie) at least ten minutes before the start of the tour.
Ends near the Saltoun Arms pub, Frederick Street
Duration: approx 2hrs
Tour leaves 7.30pm
Duration approx 2hr
Length 2.3 miles