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Glenury Royal Scotch Whisky Distillery

Glenury Royal Distillery

Glenury Royal Distillery General Information
Current Owners Distiller Company Ltd (DCL)
Location Highlands
Water source River Cowie
Status Closed/Demolished

Glenury Royal Distillery History
1825 Established
1857 Purchased by William Ritchie (Glasgow)
1938 Sold to Associated Scottish Distillers
1953 Acquired by Distiller Company Ltd (DCL) and subsequently operated by Scottish Malt Distillers Ltd. (SMD)
1965-66 Renovated and 2 more stills added
1985 Mothballed
1992 Licence cancelled and location sold to make way for a residential estate

Glenury Royal Distillery Comments
Latterly leased to John Gillon & Co (part of Distiller Company Ltd (DCL)) and used in their blends: King William IV and Auld Toun.

Glenury Royal Distillery Bottlings
Glenury Royal 29 Year Old (1970 – Rare Malts Series)

Glenury Royal Distillery Independent Bottlings

Glenury Royal Distillery Awards
1996 IWSC – Most Outstanding Single Malt/ Best Single Malt over 12 Years

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