Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany
Krämerbrücke / Merchant's Bridge
Älteste urkundliche erwähnung als holzbrücke im Jahre 1117, durch Brand mehrere Male zerstört. In Stein erbaut im Jahre 1325. Die Brücke lag auf der Wegstrecke der ost-west-handelsstrasse Kiew-Breslau-Erfurt-Frankfurt/Main.
Oldest written mention of wooden bridge in 1117, destroyed by fire several times. Built in stone in 1325. The bridge was on the path of the east-west trade road Kiev-Wroclaw-Erfurt-Frankfurt/Main.
Location. 50° 58.72′ N, 11° 1.802′ E. Marker is in Erfurt, Thuringia. Marker is at the intersection of Krämerbrücke and Benediktsplatz, on the left when traveling east on Krämerbrücke. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Krämerbrücke 1, Erfurt, Thuringia 99084, Germany.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Adam Ries (within shouting distance of this marker); [Haus] zum Schwarzen Horn / The Black Horn (within shouting distance of this marker); Fish Market 22 / Coffee Mountain House (within shouting distance of this marker); Christoph Martin Wieland (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Rathaus / City Hall Zum Güldenen Krönbacken (about 120 meters away); Laasphe-Kapelle / Laasphe Chapel (about 120 meters away); Sparkasse am Fishmarkt / Savings on Fish Market (about 120 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Erfurt.
Also see . . .
1. History of the Erfurt Krämerbrücke. (Submitted on September 9, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Welcome to Erfurt. (Submitted on September 9, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 560 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.