MHG32863 - Brewery - Lower Brora
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Type and Period (1)
- BREWERY (19th Century - 1801 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
The brewery was built in 1817 near Brora Harbour. The building was later used as a lemonade factory under Mr D Bremner, who had come from Wick.
"In order to encourage the use of malt liquor, in hope that in time it would supersede the use of whisky, Lady Stafford advanced £200 for the construction of a small brewery (at Brora). The tenant Mr James Scott, from Elgin brews excellent small beer."
James Loch ?
The Industrial Archaeology of Sutherland (A Scottish Highland Economy 1700-1900, p.230) - Sinclair B Calder, 1974
J Aitken : 19/2/2004
|Grid reference||Centred NC 9086 0385 (200m by 200m) (Buffered by site type)|
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