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TITLE
Excisemen finding Illicit Bothy
EXTERNAL ID
GAIRLOCHM_181
PLACENAME
Gairloch
DISTRICT
Gairloch
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Gairloch
SOURCE
Gairloch Heritage Museum
ASSET ID
5302
KEYWORDS
illicit distilling
illicit whisky
customs and excise
customs & excise
Excisemen finding Illicit Bothy

A photograph, taken in the late nineteenth century, showing Murdoch MacKenzie, a Customs and Excise Officer (wearing the kilt), with two of his men, at an illicit brewing bothy near Gairloch. The excise men are gazing across at the confiscated brewing equipment, on the right side of the image.


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Excisemen finding Illicit Bothy

ROSS: Gairloch

illicit distilling; illicit whisky; customs and excise; customs & excise

Gairloch Heritage Museum

Gairloch Heritage Museum, Photograph Collection

A photograph, taken in the late nineteenth century, showing Murdoch MacKenzie, a Customs and Excise Officer (wearing the kilt), with two of his men, at an illicit brewing bothy near Gairloch. The excise men are gazing across at the confiscated brewing equipment, on the right side of the image. <br /> <br /> <br /> This image may be available to purchase.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email<br /> <a href="mailto: info@gairlochheritagemuseum.org">Gairloch Heritage Museum</a>