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Alloa, Carsebridge Distillery View of 19th century office block

SC 452605

Description Alloa, Carsebridge Distillery View of 19th century office block

Date 5/11/1974

Collection John R Hume

Catalogue Number SC 452605

Category On-line Digital Images

Scope and Content Carsebridge Distillery, Alloa This distillery was founded by John Bald as a large concern making spirit for the London market. It was converted to produce patent-still grain whisky c1852. The complex has been much modified over the years. This view shows the mid 19th century office-block, the oldest surviving building on the site in 1974. The modern stillhouse, containing three Coffey stills, is on the right. John Bald & Co was one of the companies that came together in 1877 to form The Distillers' Company Ltd, to end a period of damaging competition due to over capacity in the grain whisky trade. Carsebridge closed in 1983. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

External Reference H74/259/15

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/452605

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