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Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
 

Augustiner Kirche / Church of St. Augustine

 
 
Augustiner Kirche / Church of St. Augustine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 24, 2018
1. Augustiner Kirche / Church of St. Augustine Marker
Inscription.  
Bis 1813 Dominikanerkirche, fruhgötischer Chor um 1275, Langhaus 1741 von Balthasar Neumann.

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English translation:

A Dominican church until 1813, the early Gothic choir dates from 1275, and the nave (was designed by) Balthasar Neumann in 1741.

(Marker Number 13.)
 
Location. 49° 47.767′ N, 9° 55.879′ E. Marker is in Würzburg, Bavaria. Marker is on Dominikanerplatz, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Dominikanerplatz, Würzburg, Bavaria 97070, Germany.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historicher Gedenkpunkt / A Place for Historical Contemplation (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); Franz Oberthür (about 180 meters away); Karl Landsteiner (about 240 meters away); Der Kreuzgang des Neumuensterstiftes / The Cloister of the Neumuenster Seminary (about 240 meters away); Emy Roeder (approx. 0.3 kilometers away);

Augustiner Kirche / Church of St. Augustine and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 24, 2018
2. Augustiner Kirche / Church of St. Augustine and Marker
The marker is barely visible here, on the far corner of the church.
Hof "Zum Stachel" / The Mace Inn (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Hof Guttenberg / St. Gallus House (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Würzburg Jewish Deportation Memorial (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Würzburg.
 
Also see . . .  Augustinerkirche (Würzburg) (Wikipedia, in German). (Submitted on January 3, 2019.)
 
Categories. ArchitectureChurches & Religion
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 3, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 3, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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