William Dow

August 6, 2009

One of Montreal’s important brewers was born on March 27, 1800 in Perthshire, Scotland.
William Dow came to Canada around 1919 and opened his own brewery ‘William Dow And Company” in 1834. He became a very wealth business man and invested his money in banks, the railway and real estate.
Dow lived in Strathearn House, 1175 Place du Frere Andre later known as Mother Tucker’s Restaurant.


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