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Magazine Archives: Sept. 30, 2004

Archaeologists Uncover Wine Cellar From Early Colonial America

Excavations of Jamestown turn up wine bottles from the 1600s
Issue: September 30, 2004


Archaeologists in Jamestown, Va.—the first permanent English colony in America—have uncovered a brick-lined cellar containing intact wine bottles; the entire find appears to date to the late 1600s.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands September 30, 2004.

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