Records of Elgin West Brewery, brewers, Elgin, Scotland

Scope and Content

The collection consists of production records material relating to Elgin West Brewery. Includes:

  • Production records, 1847.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Elgin West Brewery began in 1831 before being converted to produce whisky in 1897, to Glen Moray Distillery.


The material is arranged according to the Scottish Brewing Archive classification scheme used within all SBA collections.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Deposited by Chivas Brothers Ltd, via Iain Russell, Scottish Brewing Archivist, December 1998.

Other Finding Aids

See also University of Glasgow Collections

Digital file list available in searchroom.

Alternative Form Available

No known copies of this material

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the ArchivistReproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures

Custodial History

The collection was deposited to the Scottish Brewing Archive by Chivas Brothers Ltd December 1998. Custody of the Scottish Brewing Archive was transferred to Glasgow University Archive Services in 2008.


None expected.

Related Material

No known related material.

Location of Originals

This material is original

Corporate Names

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