A farm distillery in Caithness, licensed in 1798 but closed the same year.
Highland single malt Scotch whisky
The short-lived distillery was located at Ballie farm, on the Burn of Ballie in Caithness. This watercourse fed down into the Strath of Baillie and on into the Forss Water, which flows from Loch Calder to the Pentland Firth.
A Mr Polson opened Ballie distillery in 1798 but it was not to last the year.
The farm is still marked on maps today, six miles south-west of Thurso, as Baillie farm cottage.
- 1798 Ballie distillery opens under Mr Polson only to close soon after