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James Watson and Co

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of Seagate, Dundee.

Distillers and Scotch Whisky Merchants.

1815 Company established.

1896 Incorporated as a Limited Company.

By 1924 was already a subsidiary of Distillers Co when one of its late managing directors, Thomas Herd, was put in charge of coordinating the blended whisky subsidiaries, namely the Highland Distillery at Knockdhu and the South Queensferry distillery, under the new Distillers' subsidiary Distillers Agency.[1]

1980. Part of the Distillers Co.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times July 24, 1924