Gerolzhofen in Kreis Schweinfurt, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
Um 800 n. Chr.: Vorgängerkirche aus Holz
Um 1000: romanischer dreischiffiger Bau
Um 1400: Baubeginn der gotischen Kirche
auf den Fundamenten des romanischen Baus
Um 1700: Barockisierung des Innenraums
1898-1902: Verläengerung des Kirchenschiffs
Geschichte für alle
historischer Verein in Gerolzhofen, e.V.
Dr. Ottmar Wolf - Kulturstiftung
Marker text translated into English:
About 800 A.D.: A predecessor church is built of wood.
About 1000: Romanesque-style three-nave construction.
About 1400: Construction of a gothic church begins upon the foundations of the romanesque building.
About 1700: The interior is outfitted in baroque style.
1898-1902: Lengthening of the nave.
History for All - the Gerolzhofen Historical Society
Dr. Ottmar Wolf Cultural Foundation
Erected by The Gerolzhofen Historical Society and the Dr. Ottmar Wolf Cultural Foundation.
Location. 49° 54.062′ N, 10° 20.915′ E. Marker is in Gerolzhofen, Bavaria, in Kreis Schweinfurt. Marker is at the intersection of Marktstrasse and Marktplatz on Marktstrasse. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gerolzhofen, Bavaria 97447, Germany.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Baroque Crucifixion Sculpture (here, next to this marker); Chapel of St. John (within shouting distance of this marker); Catholic Rectory (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Owl's Tower (about 90 meters away); The Watchmen's Tower (about 120 meters away); The Beadle’s Tower (about 150 meters away); Spital Gate (about 180 meters away); The Former Adminstrative Building (about 210 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Gerolzhofen.
Regarding Parish Church. The Catholic parish church of Saint Mary of the Rosary and Holy St. Regiswindis , also called the "Steigerwalddom", was constructed from 1436 to 1479…. - German Wikipedia article on Gerolzhofen, in translation.
Also see . . . Article on restoration of stained glass. A short German-language article on the restoration of the Church's stained glass. (Submitted on November 3, 2014.)
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