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ID:MHG10816
Type of record:Monument
Name:Clynelish and Brora Distilleries
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Grid Reference:NC 8979 0550
Map Sheet:NC80NE
Civil Parish:CLYNE
Geographical Area:SUTHERLAND

Monument Types

Protected Status:Listed Building (B) 578: Clynelish Brora Distillery

Other References/Statuses

  • Historic Environment Record: MHG10816
  • NMRS NUMLINK Reference: 6487
  • NMRS NUMLINK Reference: 87523
  • Old SMR Reference Number: NC80NE0042

Full description

Gordonbush Windfarm Environmental Statement - Archaeology
information supplied by J Hooper, March 2004

See Report 1244, Appendix 4.2 - Site 2

J Aitken : 14/05/04
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NC80NE 40 897 054
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The Industrial Archaeology of Sutherland (A Scottish Highland Economy 1700-1900, p.228-230) - Sinclair B Calder, 1974

J Aitken : 19/2/2004
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(Location cited as NC 897 054). Clynelish Distillery, founded 1819 by the Sutherland Estate, and enlarged in 1896 by Ainslie and Co. The chimney, fine malt kiln and malting floors probably date from the rebuilding, but much of the original structure apparently survives within the complex.
J R Hume 1977.


Clynelish and Brora Distilleries (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG14694.


Butt, J, 1967, The industrial archaeology of Scotland, 313 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2008.


Sinclair B Calder, 1974, The Industrial Archaeology of Sutherland (A Scottish Highland Economy 1700-1900) (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG364.


Spiller, B, 1982, Clynelish and Brora Distilleries, Brora, Sutherland (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2822.


Close-Brooks, J, 1986, Exploring Scotland's Heritage: The Highlands, 42-3, No. 11 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2053.

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