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The fourteenth-century bell tower of Valverde or Sant 'Angelo is located in the north-eastern area of ​​the island of Mazzorbo, where once there was a religious complex of considerable size, a witness that survived the time together with the church of Santa Caterina of the group of 10 churches. time existing on the island.

Attached to the bell tower, a boundary wall is visible which delimits a protected area where inside there is a vineyard walled up on three of the four sides. The vineyard represents the ancient original vine present since 1300 - from the 1800s also with the presence of a cellar - which remained in business until the great high water of 1966, which destroyed it. In 2002 a group of agronomists and experts managed to find the last 88 plants that survived the great high water, bringing to light a native vine, the Dorona di Venezia, which over the centuries has adapted to the salinity conditions typical of the lagoon.

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