Quest to uncork winery cellar history

LOCALLY made colonial bricks marked with a unique ‘J–R’ recess or ‘frog’ indentation on their laying surface are being sought locally to help date an old cellar at Coorinja Winery, about 5km south of Toodyay.

Coorinja owner Michael Wood is keen to hear from anyone with other buildings made from similar bricks as his winery prepares to celebrate its centenary in August.

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