Leith Distillery

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General
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Region Lowlands
Distiller
Owner
Address
Telephone
LatLong 55° 58’ 17” N   03° 11’ 02” W
Altitude
Grid Reference NT262760
Website
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Open to public
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History
1798
Balenie & Kemp
1804
John Haig
1821-25
William Haig
1826
William Haig & Co. dissolved
1833
Haig Bros & Co. when Robert Haig withdrew
1833
Thomas Haig
183510
Converted to a grain distillery with a Coffey still licensed October 1835, probably by Booth, Haig & Co.
1837
Booth, Haig & Co. licensees
1840-41
Thomas Illidge & Co.
1845-c.1853
Haig & Co. when apparently closed. Warehouses continued in use and are now, much enlarged, the Distillers Company Ltd. (DCL) Bonnington Bond
1966
Transferred to Scottish Grain Distillers Ltd. (SGD)



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