Bladnoch Bicentenary of Wigtown Agricultural Society Single Malt Whisky.
A single cask bottling of Bladnoch Distillery Single Malt Whisky.
Celebrating the Bicentenary of Wigtown Agricultural Society 1811 – 2011.
This is bottle number 68 of 200.
Bladnoch Malt Whisky Distillery History.
The McClelland family established Bladnoch distillery in 1817. Originally attached to a farm that supplied the local barley.
It was rebuilt in 1871 and passed to T & A McClelland and Co in 1878.
United Distillers mothballed the distillery in 1993.
One year later Raymond Armstrong an Irish businessman acquired it under the condition that the distillery remained silent.
After careful and prolonged discussion with UDV. The condition amended to a limited out put.
The visitor centre opened in 1998 and to the joy of whisky lover’s. Limited production commenced in 2000.
10 March 2014. Joseph Luke Charleton of Ernst & Young was appointed official liquidator of Co-Ordinated Development Services. The company which operates Bladnoch Distillery.
2015, Australian businessman David Prior rescued Bladnoch. Thanks to his passion for Scotch Whisky and a desire to restore the heart and soul of the local community and reinvigorate the brand.
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