Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
The Old Tollhouse
[Marker text in German:]
1944 - 1945
[Marker text translated into English:]
Here stood the Old Tollhouse. Destroyed by the effects of war, 1944-1945.
Location. 49° 53.563′ N, 10° 53.292′ E. Marker is in Bamberg, Bavaria. Marker can be reached from Mauthgasse just from Gruener Markt. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Gruener Markt 5, Bamberg, Bavaria 96047, Germany.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bamberg's World War II Fallen and Missing (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Old Main Watch (approx. 0.3 kilometers away).
More about this marker. The marker location is in the Gruener Market pedestrian zone, and hence only reachable by foot.
Also see . . . Bamberg - Renaissance in Bamberg. Architectura Pro Homine's German-language article on Bamberg's Renaissance heritage. The section on the Alte Mauth is about 1/3 way down the page. Non-German speakers can still gain an appreciation for the city through the numerous photographs provided. (Submitted on August 14, 2012.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • War, World II •
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