Charlestown of Aberlour, Aberlour usually short, from Gaelic: called Obar Lobhair, is a village on Spey in the Scottish council area of ​​Moray. It lies about 20 km south of Elgin and west of Keith. For the year 2011 972 inhabitants are recorded. In Joan Blaeu's Atlas from 1654 a settlement called Abirlaur is listed here. The present village was founded in 1812 by Charles Grant and named after his son Charles.