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Yountville in Napa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Groezinger Winery

Vintage 1870

 
 
Groezinger Winery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 19, 2017
1. Groezinger Winery Marker
Inscription.  This winery, once known as one of the finest cellars in the State, was erected by Mr. G. Groezinger in 1870. The winery stands on part of the original land grant made to Salvador Vallejo by the government of Mexico in 1838. Vintner Groezinger purchased a portion of the land from the George C. Yount Estate for 250 dollars in United States gold coin. The boundary originally included that portion of the village of Yountville that lies south of Madison Street. The winery was in used from 1870 to 1954. During the 100 years that the buildings have had very little alteration and most of the original ones stand here on this 20 acre site.
 
Erected 1971 by Native Sons of the Golden West, Napa Parlor No. 62 and Holderman Parlor No. 316.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1870.
 
Location. 38° 24.114′ N, 122° 21.72′ W. Marker is in Yountville, California, in Napa County. Marker can be reached from Washington Street near Yount Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map.
Groezinger Winery and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 19, 2017
2. Groezinger Winery and Marker
The marker is to the right of the entrance.
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Marker is at or near this postal address: 6525 Washington Street, Yountville CA 94599, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Flags over California in 1870 (a few steps from this marker); Map of Groezinger's Addition (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Yountville Community Hall (about 400 feet away); George Yount's Millstones (about 400 feet away); Yountville (about 700 feet away); Yountville's First Fire House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Home of California (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Pioneer Christian Church Bell (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yountville.
 
Groezinger Wine Cellars Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 19, 2017
3. Groezinger Wine Cellars Plaque
This Property
Groezinger Wine Cellars
has been placed on the
National Register of Historic Places
by the United States Department of the Interior
Groezinger Wine Cellars image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 19, 2017
4. Groezinger Wine Cellars
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 20, 2017. It was originally submitted on May 20, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 271 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 20, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.

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