forums
new posts
donate
UER Store
events
location db
db map
search
members
faq
terms of service
privacy policy
register
login




View with Side Frame!
Location DB > United States > Ohio > Kelleys Island > Monarch Winery
 Name
Monarch Winery
 Viewing Options
Log in to activate viewing options
 Database Info
created by jellybeans95 on 10/22/2007 1:05 AM
last modified by jellybeans95 on 10/22/2007 2:12 AM
 Viewability
Publically Viewable Publically Viewable
This location has been labeled by its creator as Public, and therefore can be viewed by anyone.
 Overview
 Description
A half-standing old building at one time used for making wine. All that's left now is some of the walls and some very rusty equipment buried in the woods.
 Basic Information
Type: Outdoors/Building
Status: Abandoned
Accessibility: Easy
Recommendation: not very exciting
 Physical Information
Address

Kelleys Island, Ohio
United States
Owner:
  • See a map of this location
  •  Hazards
  • rust
  • bugs, uneven ground
  •  Interesting Features
    Some of the old wine-making equipment is still back there.
     Security Measures
  • fences
  •  Historical Dates
    Built: 1872
    Closed: 1950
     Required Equipment
  • long pants / sleeves
  •  Recommended Equipment
    bug spray, boots
     History
    The winery was built in 1872 and then added onto in 1880 by Jacob Rush. It was capable of storing 40,000 gallons of wine, part of which was used for grape brandy every year. Monarch made Catawba, Delaware, Riesling, Elvira, Norton, Ives, Concord, Sherry, Port, and altar wines, using grapes pulled from the 150 surrounding acres. The winery closed temporarily during Prohibition, but reopened afterwards until 1950. During Prohibition, they made unfermented grape juice.
    (taken from http://www.kelleys...monarch_winery.htm )
     Media Coverage

     Future Plans
    It will probably sit in the woods and rot away.
     Stories
    Exploring the winery
    Mon, Oct 22nd, 2007
    posted by jellybeans95


    Add your own story
     Photo Galleries
    Click to view gallery
    A quick look around
    Mon, Oct 22nd, 2007
    posted by jellybeans95
    16 pictures
     


    Add your own photos

    Mark all galleries as Seen
     Web Links
    http://www.kelleys...monarch_winery.htm
     Contribute

    Edit this Location
     Moderator Rating
    The moderator rating is a neutral rating of the content quality, photography, and coolness of this location.

    This location has not yet been rated by a moderator.
     Validation
    This location's validation is current. It was last validated by Emperor Wang on 10/22/2007 3:42 AM.

     Latest Changes
  • on Oct 22 07 at 3:42, Emperor Wang validated this location
  • on Oct 22 07 at 2:12, jellybeans95 changed the following: Latitude, Longitude, Co-ordinate Accuracy, Web Links
  • on Oct 22 07 at 1:53, jellybeans95 updated gallery A quick look around
  • on Oct 22 07 at 1:45, jellybeans95 made this location available
  • on Oct 22 07 at 1:44, jellybeans95 updated gallery picture 100_3786.JPG
  • on Oct 22 07 at 1:44, jellybeans95 updated gallery picture 100_3785.JPG
  • on Oct 22 07 at 1:43, jellybeans95 updated gallery picture 100_3782.JPG
  • on Oct 22 07 at 1:43, jellybeans95 updated gallery picture 100_3781.JPG
  • on Oct 22 07 at 1:42, jellybeans95 updated gallery picture 100_3779.JPG
  • on Oct 22 07 at 1:42, jellybeans95 updated gallery picture 100_3777.JPG
  •  Forum Threads about this Location
    New Thread
     Who's been looking?
    Click here to see who'se been looking.
     Report Problems
    Is this location inappropriate / broken / missing key info?
  • If it's something you can fix, please scroll up and click the EDIT button.
  • If this location was only posted a few days ago, give the creator time to work on it.
  • Please try sending a message directly to the creator of the location. You'll find that info at the top of this page.
  • Otherwise, ONLY if you've already tried to contact the original creator,: Click here to notify an administrator.



  • All content and images copyright 2002-2020 UER.CA and respective creators. Graphical Design by Crossfire.
    To contact webmaster, or click to email with problems or other questions about this site: UER CONTACT
    View Terms of Service | View Privacy Policy | Server colocation provided by Beanfield
    This page was generated for you in 125 milliseconds. Since June 23, 2002, a total of 599086873 pages have been generated.