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Washingtonville in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

America's Oldest Winery

 
 
America's Oldest Winery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, November 2000
1. America's Oldest Winery Marker
Inscription. Founded 1839 by John Jacques Winery passed to sons John, Oren and Charles. In 1885 Brotherhood began operation.
 
Location. 41° 25.946′ N, 74° 9.653′ W. Marker is in Washingtonville, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Brotherhood Plaza Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washingtonville NY 10992, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Moffat Library (approx. half a mile away); Korean and Vietnam Wars Monument (approx. half a mile away); World War I Plaque (approx. half a mile away); World War II Plaque (approx. half a mile away); Erie Railroad (approx. 0.6 miles away); Brooks' Covered Bridge (approx. 1.1 miles away); Young-Welling House (approx. 2 miles away); The Caldwell Family (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washingtonville.
 
Categories. AgricultureIndustry & Commerce
 
On the Brotherhood Winery grounds image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, November 2000
2. On the Brotherhood Winery grounds
The winecellars image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, November 2000
3. The winecellars
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 54 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 16, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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