About St Magdalene Whisky Distillery
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Sebastian Henderson founds the distillery.
Adam Dawson, proprietor of the distillery Bonnytoun in Linlithgow, buys the distillery.
A. & J. Dawson is formed and the distillery is expanded.
A. & J. Dawson goes into liquidation
St. Magdalene is one of the five founders of Scottish Malt Distillers (SMD). The others are Clydesdale, Glenkinchie, Rosebank and Grange,
Extensive repair work takes place.
Floor maltings is closed.
The distillery closes.
St. Magdalene 1970 (23 years) is released as a Rare Malt.
St. Magdalene 1979 (19 years) is released as a Rare Malt.
Reproduced from the Malt Whisky Yearbook 2009 with the kind permission of Mr Ingvar Ronde