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Knockand Distillery was founded in 1898 by John Tytler Thomsom and sources it's water from the nearby Cardnach Spring.

The name Knockando derives from the Gaelic 'Cnocan Dhu' meaning Little Black Hill.

 

Timeline

Diageo is the new owner since 1997

New owner  •  1997  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

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Grand Metropolitan is the new owner since 1972

New owner  •  1972  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Er opened a new still in 1969

New still  •  1969  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Two additional stills are installed.
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International Distillers & Vintners (IDV) is the new owner since 1952

New owner  •  1952  •  Posted by RoyC

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Walter & Alfred Gilben is the new owner since 1904

New owner  •  1904  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Production restarted

Just text  •  1904  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Knockando closed its doors in 1900

Closed  •  1900  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Start of the production

Just text  •  1899  •  Posted by Hans-Ludwig

Knockando opened its doors on Saturday 01st January 1898

Opened  •  01.01.1898

Distillery details

  • Country
    Scotland
  • Status
    Active
  • Founded
    01.01.1898
  • Owner
    Diageo
  • Spirit stills
    2
  • Wash stills
    2
  • Capacity per year
    1300000 Liters

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Distillery location

Knockando
AB38 7RT
Scotland Speyside

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