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Cycling was also a popular means of transport at the end of the 19th Century, and Aberchirder, like most towns, had a thriving Cycling Club.

This cup was presented by one of the Foggie GPs, Dr Whitton, who was later to be a Provost of the Burgh.

The lady with the bicycle is Agnes Urquhart Webster of Mill of Auchintoul, whose daughter was Annie Cockburn, mother of James Hay.

(Picture courtesy of Janet Cockburn)