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North Port Scotch Whisky Distillery

North Port Distillery, Brechin

North Port Distillery General Information
Current Owners Distiller Company Ltd (DCL)
Location Highlands
Water source Loch Lee
Status Closed/Demolished

North Port Distillery History
1820 David Guthrie (local farmer) founded the distillery
1893 Became a limited company by the name of Guthrie, Martin & Co
1922 Taken over by Distiller Company Ltd (DCL) and W. H. Holt & Co, then acquired by Scottish Malt Distillers Ltd. (SMD) and operated under licence by Mitchell Brothers of Glasgow
1928-1937 Silent
1983 Mothballed
1990 Sold for property development – site now hosts a Safeways supermarket

North Port Distillery Comments
One time contributor to the vatted malt Glen Dew and the Heather Dew blends.

North Port Distillery Bottlings
North Port 1976 – Rare Malts series
North Port 23 Year Old (Rare Malts series)
North Port 20 Year Old (1979 - Rare Malts series)

North Port Distillery Independent Bottlings

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