Historical information

The Johnstone family were connected with the Craiglea Winery in Sunbury from 1864 to 1883. It was established by James Johnston, the father of Wilfred Henry. Charles Johnston took over the winery in 1885 and in 1897 he purchased 'Kignane'. A cousin ran Craiglea until 1905

Physical description

A photocopy taken from an older portrait of Wilfred Henry Johnston. He has a bushy moustache and he is wearing a braid trimmed single breasted jacket without lapels.

Inscriptions & markings

JOHNSTONE O'SHANNESSY & COMPANY LIMITED / 55 & 57 Collins Street East Melbourne