Kirkliston Distillery

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General
Pronunciation
Translation
Region Lowlands
Distiller
Owner
Address
Telephone
LatLong 55° 57’ 13” N   03° 24’ 22” W
Altitude
Grid Reference NT123743
Website
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Open to public
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History
1795-99
George Simpson & Co.
1817-19
William Gibb
1821
A.H. Rennie
1825
Andrew Stein
1825-27
Stein & Allan when dissolved
1827-31
Andrew Stein & Co. when bankrupt
1828-29
Stein still installed
1832
Acquired by Patent Distillery Co.
1833
Patent Distillery Co. licensees
1834
Andrew Philp
1837-43
Ralph Strachan & Co. when bankrupt
1851
Operating without patent still, pot stills only
1852
Buchanan & Co.
1855
Sold to John Stewart & Co.
1874
Dissolved
1877
Converted to Stewart & Co. which became founding member of the Distillers Company Ltd. (DCL)
1880s
Pot still whisky still made
1920
Distillery closed. Subsequently a malt extract factory and maltings for the Distillers Co. (Malt Products) Ltd.
1988
Closed and sold to Brewing Products UK Ltd.



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