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Reykjavik, Capital Region H÷fu­borgarsvŠ­i, Iceland
 

T˙ngata 6

 
 
T˙ngata 6 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 8, 2017
1. T˙ngata 6 Marker
Inscription.   Lßrus E. Sveinbj÷rnsson dˇmstˇrji reisti dom h˙si­ ßri­ 1875. SÝ­ar bjˇ Magn˙s Einarsson dřralŠknir, tengdasonur Lßrusar, i h˙sinu. H˙si­ er me­ hef­bundnu d÷nsku sni­i. ┴ri­ 1995 var h˙si­ fŠrt til eldra horfs.

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(English translation:)

Judge Lßrus E. Sveinbj÷rnsson built this house in 1875. Later, Magn˙s Einarsson, a veterinarian, Lßrus's grandson, lived here. The house is in the traditional Danish style. In 1995 the house was remodeled in the old style.
 
Location. 64° 8.85′ N, 21° 56.63′ W. Marker is in Reykjavik, Capital Region H÷fu­borgarsvŠ­i. Marker is on T˙ngata just east of Gar­astrŠti, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: T˙ngata 6, Reykjavik, Capital Region H÷fu­borgarsvŠ­i 101, Iceland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Laufey Jakobsdˇttir (within shouting distance of this marker); Grjˇgata 4 (within shouting distance of this marker); VaktarabŠrinn (within shouting distance of this marker); The Settlement of ReykjavÝk

T˙ngata 6 and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 8, 2017
2. T˙ngata 6 and Marker
(about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Theodˇra Thoroddsen (about 90 meters away); Adlon (about 120 meters away); A­alstrŠti 2 - Ingˇlfsnaust (about 150 meters away); Einar Benediktsson (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Reykjavik.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 11, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 11, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 11, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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