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Zermatt in Visp (District), Valais, Switzerland
 

Rudolf Taugwalder

 
 
Rudolf Taugwalder Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 9, 2013
1. Rudolf Taugwalder Marker
Inscription.
Rudolf Taugwalder 1867 – 1953
Betreuer des Alpinen Museums
1909 – 1944 und Bergfuehrer
Ararat 1893 Himalaya 1898 Nord-
Gipfel Hlascaran 1908
In Dankbarkeit Seiler Hotels, Zermatt


German-English translation:

Rudolf Taugwalder 1867 - 1953
Supervisor of the Alpine Museum
1909 - 1944 and Mountain Guide
Ararat 1893 Himalaya 1898
North Summit Hlascaran 1908
In gratitude Seiler Hotels, Zermatt

 
Location. 46° 1.181′ N, 7° 44.795′ E. Marker is in Zermatt, Valais, in Visp (District). Marker can be reached from Kirchstrasse just from Bahnhofstrasse, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Kirchstrasse 8, Zermatt, Valais 3920, Switzerland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Ascent of the Matterhorn (a few steps from this marker); The Parish Church of St. Maurizius, Zermatt (within shouting distance of this marker); Peter Taugwalder (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel Monte Rosa (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Whymper
Rudolf Taugwalder Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 9, 2013
2. Rudolf Taugwalder Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Bergfuhrerplatz (Mountain Guide Square) (within shouting distance of this marker); Horace Benedict de Saussure (approx. 0.7 kilometers away).
 
More about this marker. This marker is in the plaza of the Matterhorn Museum.
 
Categories. EducationSports
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 342 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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