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Lutherstadt Eisleben in Mansfeld-Südharz District, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
 

Altes Gymnasium

 
 
Altes Gymnasium Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 24, 2013
1. Altes Gymnasium Marker
Inscription.

1563-1564 erbaut als „Fürnehme Lateinschule” auf Grund des „Luthervertrags” (1546), neu errichtet 1604
(nach Zerstörung bei Stadtbrand 1601).
Hier wirkte der geistliche Liederdichter Martin Rinckart 1610/11.
1883 Umzug des Königlich-Preußischen Gymnasiums in das neue Schulgebäude am Schloßplatz.
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Built 1563-1564 as "Fürnehme Latin School" due to the "Luther Contract" (1546), rebuilt in 1604
(after destruction in 1601 city fire).
The spiritual hymn writer Martin Rinckart worked here 1610/11.
1883 Relocation of the Royal Prussian School in the new school building on Schloßplatz.

 
Location. 51° 31.724′ N, 11° 32.675′ E. Marker is in Lutherstadt Eisleben, Saxony-Anhalt, in Mansfeld-Südharz District. Marker is on Andreaskirchplatz, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Andreaskirchplatz 10, Lutherstadt Eisleben, Saxony-Anhalt 06295, Germany.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Martin Luther Quotes (within shouting distance of this marker); Martin Luther Death House (within shouting distance of this marker); Residence of Richard Wagner
Altes Gymnasium Namepiece Over Entrance image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 24, 2013
2. Altes Gymnasium Namepiece Over Entrance
(about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); City Seat of the Counts of Mansfeld-Hinterort (about 90 meters away); a different marker also named Residence of Richard Wagner (about 120 meters away); Martin Luther (about 120 meters away); The Eisleber Mining School in the Katharinenstift 1817 - 1844 (about 150 meters away); Markt 54 Birthplace of Alwin Sörgel (about 150 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Lutherstadt Eisleben.
 
Also see . . .
1. Martin Rinckart (Hymn-Writer). (Submitted on November 19, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Martin Rinckart, 1586-1649. (Submitted on November 19, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. EducationMan-Made Features
 
Altes Gymnasium and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 24, 2013
3. Altes Gymnasium and Marker
Marker to right of doorway
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 384 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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