David Bernard Rose

David Bernard Rose initially worked for his father, James, before taking the business on after his death. He unsuccessfully applied for a renewal of his licence in 1898, which was instead granted to Margaret Ainslie, whose son Robert traded as Ainslie & Co.

Location: Nairn

Active: 1885 - 1898

Status: Closed

Breweries and other buildings

The Nairn Brewery consisted of a small group of buildings on Mill Road, organised around a central courtyard. The brewery was destroyed by fire in 1903 and most of the ground has since been landscaped.


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Map of 1868 showing the location of the Nairn Brewery
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