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Centre in ReykjavÝk in ReykjavÝkurborg, H÷fu­borgarsvŠ­i­, Iceland — North Atlantic and Artic Oceans (a Nordic Island)
 

T˙ngata 6

 
 
T˙ngata 6 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed 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.
 
Erected 2012 by Reitir.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1875.
 
Location. 64° 8.85′ N, 21° 56.63′ W. Marker is in ReykjavÝk, Capital Region (H÷fu­borgarsvŠ­i­), in ReykjavÝkurborg. It is in Centre. 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, ReykjavÝk, Capital Region 101, Iceland. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Grjˇta■orp (within shouting distance of this marker); Laufey Jakobsdˇttir (within shouting distance of this marker);

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Grjˇgata 4 (within shouting distance of this marker); VaktarabŠrinn (within shouting distance of this marker); A­alstrŠti 16 (within shouting distance of this marker); A­alstrŠti 12 - ═safold (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Settlement of ReykjavÝk (about 90 meters away); Vik Church Altar (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in ReykjavÝk.
 
T˙ngata 6 and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 8, 2017
2. T˙ngata 6 and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 11, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 11, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California.

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