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Glenury Royal

There was, apparently, a distillery on the Ury estate in the early 1820s which had been established by the Duke of Gordon in an attempt to stamp out illicit distillation on his lands. Whether the fire which destroyed this structure was a deliberate act of arson by moonshiners or an accident is unknown. The Duke got his way in the end as one of the main forces behind the reforming 1823 Excise Act which ushered in the birth of the modern Scotch whisky industry.

In the mid-1960s, it was expanded and doubled in capacity but was another which fell victim in whisky’s era horribilis of the early 1980s. The land was sold for housing and the distillery buildings demolished.

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    The 2019 release of Ghost & Rare by Johnnie Walker. This time using malt from the silent distillery Glenury Royal as part of the blend. Region...

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    Glenury Royal was founded in 1825 by local MP, Captain Robert Barclay and once powered entirely by water, this now closed distillery takes is name ...

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  • Glenury Royal 25 Year Old Silent Stills 1973 Whisky Old and Rare Whisky
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    Region-                Highlands Size-                     70cl ABV-                     52.7% Edition-                 1 of 186 An extremely rar...

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