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Vineyards, Watervale
Title : Vineyards, Watervale Vineyards, Watervale
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Creator : Hankel, Valmai
Date of creation : 1975
Format : Photograph
Dimensions : 164 x 217 mm
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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Description :

Buring and Sobels Vineyards at Watervale.

Watervale is located in South Australia's Clare Valley, approximately 140 kilometres north of Adelaide. The first vines in the area were planted in 1851 by the Jesuit priests of Sevenhill Cellars.

The Clare Valley is most well-known for its riesling, but cabernet sauvignon and shiraz are also widely grown.

Coverage year : 1975
Place : Watervale
Region : Mid North
Further reading :

Halliday, James. Wines and wineries of South Australia, St. Lucia, Qld: University of Queensland Press, 1981

Lloyd, Paul. Vintage Australia: a profile of the South Australian wine industry, Adelaide, SA: Department of State Development, 1987?

Potter, Mike. Wines and wineries of South Australia, Adelaide: Rigby, 1978

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