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Postby pgmguy » Mon Jul 01, 2013 2:33 am

Hi there, does anyone has some history on Findlater`s scotch whisky? Oddly there`s realty very little info on the internet about this brand...
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Re: Question about whisky brand

Postby John Barleycorn » Mon Jul 01, 2013 12:24 pm

Hi.

The following link gives a brief history of Findlater’s who traded under Findlater Mackie Todd Co Ltd. There is a question mark as to whether it was his father or uncle that was supervisor of excise at Dumfries, some references I have come across would suggest otherwise.

http://www.waitrosememorystore.org.uk/p ... _0p1p.aspx

Other source references:
The Schweppes Guide to Scotch – Philip Morrice. P 220
The Whisk(e)y Treasury – Walter Schobert. P 109
The Scotch Whisky Book – Mark Skipworth. P 129 and 145

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