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Frankfurt am Main in Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
 

Petersfriedhof / St. Peter's Cemetery

 
 
Petersfriedhof / St. Peter's Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 22, 2016
1. Petersfriedhof / St. Peter's Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  
Nördlicher Teil des 1503-1828 genutzten städtischen Begräbnisplatzes nahe der einstigen Stadtbefestigung mit zahlreichen zumeist barocken Grabmälern.

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(English translation:)

Northern portion of city burial grounds, used 1503-1828. Located near the former city fortifications, with numerous tombs, mostly baroque.
 
Erected by Frankfurter Baudenkmäler. (Marker Number 29.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites.
 
Location. 50° 7.066′ N, 8° 41.005′ E. Marker is in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, in Frankfurt. Marker is on Bleichstrasse, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Bleichstrasse 33, Frankfurt am Main, Hessen 60313, Germany. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frankfurter Engel / Angel of Frankfurt (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Johann Wolfgang Textor (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Jewish Ghetto Gate (approx. half a kilometer away); Tugendbrunnen / The Virtue Fountain (approx.

Petersfriedhof / St. Peter's Church and Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 22, 2016
2. Petersfriedhof / St. Peter's Church and Cemetery Marker
The marker is visible here mounted to the low stone wall, just to the right of the driveway entrance (by the 7,5 t sign).
half a kilometer away); Staufermauer (approx. half a kilometer away); Liebrauenkirche / Church of Our Lady (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Hauptwache / Main Guardhouse (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Hotel Schwan (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frankfurt am Main.
 
Petersfriedhof / St. Peter's Cemetery - directly west of the church image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 22, 2016
3. Petersfriedhof / St. Peter's Cemetery - directly west of the church
Numerous gravestones/memorials line the walls of the burial grounds.
Petersfriedhof / St. Peter's Cemetery - additional burial grounds, directly south of the church image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 22, 2016
4. Petersfriedhof / St. Peter's Cemetery - additional burial grounds, directly south of the church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 24, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 49 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 24, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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Nov. 30, 2020