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sundial

Popular single layer designation in the German cultivation area Moselle where she is six times in the communities Brauneberg, Maring-Noviand, Neumagen, Pommern, Wehlen and Zeltingen. The name refers in part to existing in the layers sundials and probably also on the sunny conditions.

Brauneberg (Bernkastel)

See below Juffer sundial,

Neumagen-Piesport (Bernkastel)

The south-southwest aligned vineyard is one of the smallest in Germany. He covers only 0.38 hectares of vineyards exclusively Riesling on stony, loamy clay slate weathering soil. The location is in monopoly ownership of the winery Imperial Count von Kesselstatt,

Pomeranian (Burg Cochem)

The south facing vineyards with 15 to 60% slope Tilt cover 19 hectares of vineyards. Riesling is mainly cultivated on the stony greywacke weathering soils with a high proportion of fine soil. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Fox Reinhold. Schneider's Moritz and Zenzen Ewald,

Wehlen (Bernkastel)

The place was already mentioned in documents in 893. In 1842 Jodocus built Prüm (1807-1876) from the famous winery dynasty Wehlener two large sundials in the vineyards of the communities Wehlen and Zeltingen (see below) to read the time of day there. At that time, there was still no position name sundial, there existed in this area about ten different layer names. From the beginning of the 20th century, then the name gradually prevailed. At this time, a suspension bridge was built to allow the winegrowers to work on the other side of the Moselle location.

Sundial - Wehlen (Bernkastel, Mosel)
Picture left: By Roger Wollstadt, CC By -SA 2.0 , Link

Originally, the vineyard was only eight acres, but in 1954, the almost equivalent four neighboring corridors grandson, Feinter, Quärtchen and Wertspitz were beaten. As a result, the location now covers just under 45 hectares of vineyards on the right bank of the Moselle between Graach and Zeltingen. The south-facing terraced vineyards are located at 110 to 195 meters above sea level and have a slope of 65 to 70%. The middle-level Devonian slate weathered soil has a high proportion of rock and a good water balance. The highest parts of the location are considered the best. Here is mainly Riesling in the majority Single pile education cultured. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Privy Councilor J. Wegeler Erben. Dr. Loosen. Dr. Pauly-Bergweiler. Dr. F. Weins-Prum. Joh. Jos. Prüm. Kerpen. Max Ferd. judge. Molitor. SA Prüm. Imperial Count von Kesselstatt. Schaefer Willi. Schmitges. Selbach-Oster and Studert-Prüm,

Zeltingen (Bernkastel)

The aligned south to southwest vineyards in 110 to 160 meters above sea level with 55 to 70% slope include 40 hectares of vines on medium-sized, stony slate weathered soils. Here mainly the variety Riesling is cultivated. The one of Jodocus Prüm (1807-1876) built sundial is located in won Lammeterlay. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Molitor. Philipps-Eckstein. Joh. Jos. Prüm. Schömann Martin and Selbach-Oster,

Sundial - Zeltingen (Bernkastel, Mosel)

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