James Johnston

The heirs of James Johnston sold the Anstruther Brewery and adjoining house to James Rodger in 1795.

Location: Anstruther

Active: 1780s - 1795

Status: Acquired

Breweries and other buildings

The Anstruther Brewery was on  Burial Brae, and consisted of a group of buildings organised around a courtyard.


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Map of 1854 showing the layout of the Anstruther Brewery
© National Library of Scotland, 2016

Other Sources of information

Books and periodicals

Gibb, F. The brewers and breweries of Fife. Stirling: Lomax Press, 2012.