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Germans in the Barossa Valley - Vignerons and winemakers from Germany are joining four generations of their countrymen in the Barossa Valley, 40 miles from Adelaide, the capital of the State of South Australia, in making wine which is placed high on the wine lists of the world. Most of Australia's 33000 000 gallons annual wine production comes from the 128 square miles valley. The first wines were planted in the 1840's by Johann Gramp and Joseph Seppelt whose wineries now are among the largest in the Southern Hemisphere. Bottling supervisor and expert winemaker Heindrich Deinhardt, 30, came out with a bottling machine from the Seitz factory in the Bad Kreuznach area on contract to an Australian winery for four years. He is due to return to the village of Oberhausen late next year but plans to return to Australia to live

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A12111, 1/1962/16/147
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