I'm considering purchase of a style 2210 NST in #8 on the Aberdeen last. Does anyone have any insight on any significant fit difference between this and shoes on the Hampton last? If you have a 2210 I would be interested in your opinion of the shoe.
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I have the 2210 in #8 shell on Aberdeen. It fits very similarly to my Cigar shell wingtip bluchers on Hampton. I have some Hampton bals and Aberdeen bals as well, and they all fit rather similarly. I'd say Aberdeen is a tiny bit longer with a ever-so-slightly-narrower fit throughout than Hampton. You are safe to take the same size in Hampton and Aberdeen.
The 2210 is a classic shoe, one of Alden's finest. You can't go wrong with it. This is my pair: