A here-and-gone Paisley distillery, open from 1798 to 1799.
Lowland single malt Scotch whisky
One source places this elusive Paisley distillery north of the White Cart river at Linside Street, today residential, while others have it south of the river by the Espedair Burn, which is today totally culverted.
Blackhall distillery was established circa 1780 by Alexander Dewar, who was sequestrated in 1788. Blackhall was never reopened again.
- 1780 Blackhall distillery is opened by Alexander Dewar
- 1788 Dewar is sequestrated and the distillery is closed
An urban distillery in Paisley open briefly in the late 18th century.
Distiller & blender
Distiller and blender responsible for the Queen Anne and Something Special blends.
Blender and bottler behind MacNair's blended Scotch whisky, now owned by Pernod Ricard.