Victorian Spirit Measure

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Victorian Spirit Measure

Postby Alexander » Sat Oct 05, 2002 11:22 pm

I have a half gill spirit measure which is stamped with the crown and VR 30 so I presume it was used in a pub in the Victorian era.
On the base it is inscribed ALBANY, and also JOHN McGLASHAN & Co GLASGOW who I presume was the maker.
Does anyone know the history of this company?
Were they in the whisky industry, or makers of utensils?

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Postby Iain » Mon Oct 07, 2002 8:13 am

McGlashans made pub fittings.

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