MHG10816 - Clynelish and Brora Distilleries


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  • DISTILLERY (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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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
NC80NE 40 897 054
The Industrial Archaeology of Sutherland (A Scottish Highland Economy 1700-1900, p.228-230) - Sinclair B Calder, 1974

J Aitken : 19/2/2004
(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.

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Grid reference Centred NC 8978 0550 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC80NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CLYNE

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