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Spanish Vineyards Discovered In 1000-Year-Old Deserted Basque Village

Medieval Spanish vineyards

Traces of ancient vineyards that date back 1,000 years were discovered in the terraced fields of a medieval village in Spain, according to a new archaeological study. Researchers from the University of the Basque Country found evidence that fields within the medieval settlement of Zaballa were once intensely used to grow grape vines. “Archaeo-botanical studies…