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Whisky bottle with accompanying note
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Whisky bottle with accompanying note

Whisky bottle with accompanying note found during building work at Hilton House, Castle Street, Dornoch, in the attic space behind a plaster wall. The bottle is a 3 piece moulded blown bottle in olive green glass with nurmerous air bubbles. From the rim, body shape and base the overall date of the bottle is 1840 - early 1870. The accompanying note reads: "In memory of A Gray and Hugh McKenzie whitch Drunk this Bottle of Whisky 1864"
Picture added on 24 April 2008
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