Banks O'Dee distillery

Highland single malt Scotch whisky

Banks O’Dee is said to be one of 15 lost distilleries in the Aberdeen area. It was logically situated on the banks of the River Dee, and is said to have been burned down by smugglers.

  • Region
  • Production type
    Single malt
  • Distillery Status

Banks O'Dee History

While the distillery is noted as being operational from 1823-25, its owner and licensee(s) have been lost in history.


United Kingdom

See also

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  • Bon Accord Bon Accord Bon Accord Distillery

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  • Bridge of Don Bridge of Don Bridge of Don Distillery

    Bridge of Don

    A lost distillery that operated somewhere on Aberdeen’s northern edge in the late 18th century.

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