Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,518 pages of information and 233,949 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

John Robertson and Son

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search
October 1893.
July 1900.
October 1903.

of 38, Seagate, Dundee, and Coleburn Distillery, Morayshire.

Scotch Whisky Merchants and Distillers.

1827 Established by John Robertson.

1896 Incorporated as a limited company, with capital of £250,000, 'to acquire the business of John Robertson and Son, wine and spirit merchants, Candle Lane and Seagate, Dundee; and to acquire from William Brown Robertson, wine and spirit merchant, Dundee, in feu, a piece of ground on the estate of Coleburns, Elginshire, upon which a distillery is being erected, erect the distillery, and carry on the business of distillers therein.'[1]

1915 The Coleburn Distillery was sold to the Clynelish Distillery Co Ltd.[2]

1966 The company changed its name to William Sanderson and Son Limited and it remains a live company


See Also

Loading...

Sources of Information

https://beta.companieshouse.gov.uk/company/SC003197