Posted by: heringermr
N 37° 40.004 W 121° 44.387
10S E 611145 N 4169587
Quick Description: California Historical Landmark #641
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 12/1/2008 6:26:29 AM
Waymark Code: WM59BV
Here, in 1883, James Concannon founded the Concannon Vineyard. The quality it achieved in sacramental and commercial wines helped establish Livermore Valley as one of America's select wine-growing districts. Grape cuttings from this vineyard were introduced to Mexico between 1889 and 1904 for the improvement of its commercial viticulture.
Marker Number: 641.00
Marker Name: CONCANNON VINEYARD
Has Official CA Plaque: yes
Marker Dedication Date: 08/16/1958
4590 Tesla Rd at S Livermore Ave, 2 mi SE of Livermore
Website: [Web Link]
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