In flames 1909 and renovated. 1910-1916 they experimented with continuous distillation of malt spirit. In 1962 the coal-firing of the pot stills are replaced with indirect steam-heating. In 1964-65 it gets modernized and expands from two to four pot stills. It's dismantled today.

Convalmore (SMWS 83). Only three (?) official releases.
Convalmore-Glenlivet Distillery Co. 1894-c1904, W.P. Lowrie & Co. c1904-06, James Buchanan 1906-25, DCL 1925-30, SMD 1930, William Grant & Sons from 1992.

Timeline

William Grant & Sons is the new owner since 1990

New owner  •  1990  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Convalmore closed its doors on Tuesday 01st January 1985

Closed  •  01.01.1985

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Er opened a new still in 1964

New still  •  1964  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Two additional stills are installed. There are four now available.

Heating of the stills changed to steam heating

Just text  •  1962  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

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Scottish Malt Distillers (SMD) is the new owner since 1930

New owner  •  1930  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Distillers Company Limited (DCL) is the new owner since 1925

New owner  •  1925  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

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The Coffey Still is demolished

Just text  •  1915  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

A Coffey Still is installed

Just text  •  1910  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Destroyed by a fire

Just text  •  1909  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

James Buchanan & Co Ltd. is the new owner since 1906

New owner  •  1906  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Distillery details

  • Country
    Scotland
  • Status
    Closed
  • Founded
    01.01.1894
  • Closed
    01.01.1985
  • Owner
    William Grant & Sons Ltd
  • Spirit stills
    2
  • Wash stills
    2

Whisky Details

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  • WB Ranking
    C
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Distillery location

Dufftown, AB55 4BD
Scotland Speyside

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