Bladnoch Distillery is situated in Galloway
southwest Scotland, 26 miles southeast of Stranraer, 54 miles
southwest of Dumfries, 1 mile southwest of Wigtown.
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This is an interesting attraction on the Whithorn
peninsular (the Machars). The drive around is about
45 miles, a full day when visiting all the
Bladnoch is a Single Malt Scotch whisky.
1817 - the distillery was built for John and
1878 - the distillery was extended to produce more
1890s - all other distilleries in Galloway closed
during hard times.
1957 - Bladnoch Distillery closed .
1960s - Bladnoch re-opened with a number of
different owners over the following years, including
Bells from 1983 to 1987.
1993 - Bladnoch was closed by the United
2000 - Bladnoch was re-opened by the Irishman
Raymond Armstrong, who had seen the distillery when
on holiday to Galloway in 1994.
2009 - Bladnoch 8 year old single malt is
2014 - Bladnoch Distillery goes into
2015 - Bladnoch is bought by the Australian David
2016 - the distillery is modernized.
2016 - stocks at the distillery are used to
produce the Samsara, 15 year old Adela, and 25-year
2017 - the distillery is re-opened with a visitor
The Bladnoch Inn is
situated across the road from the distillery, popular
for drinks and meals, also with outside seating for