Also spelled Holme, this was one of several lost early distilleries in the Kirkintilloch area.
Lowland single malt Scotch whisky
The precise location of the Stirlingshire, now Dunbartonshire, distillery is unknown but Bankell House and Bankell farm still exist today.
Both are east of Craigmaddie Burn and west of the Craigmaddie and Mugdock reservoirs – both created long after the distillery vanished.
Bankell distillery was opened by William Buchanan in 1816, but closed the following year.
- 1816 William Buchanan opens Bankell distillery
- 1817 The distillery closes