Speyside Distillery [1st]

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Name and dates

Speyside Distillery [1st] (1896-1906)

Note: text in square brackets is added for clarity and was not part of the location's name.

Opened on the Inverness and Perth Junction Railway.


This distillery was in the west of Kingussie and was rail served by a short branch which departed the south end of the station to cross the A86 to reach the distillery. The distillery opened in 1896 and closed in 1906.

Only a range of cottages still stand, the rest of the site was cleared in 1925.

A modern distillery of the same name opened in 1962 at a different site to the east of the town.
Speyside Distillery




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