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Frankfurt am Main in Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
 

Leinwandhaus - Linen House

 
 
Leinwandhaus - Linen House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 23, 2019
1. Leinwandhaus - Linen House Marker
Inscription.  
1397
Spätgotisches
Tuchmagazin
In städtischem Auftrag
begonnen von
Baumeister
Jeckel Mengoz

Late Gothic
cloth storehouse
By order of the city
started by
master builder
Jeckel Mengoz

1400
Verputzter Massivbau
unter hohem Walmdach
mit Wehrgang
und Ecktürmen

Plastered solid construction
under high hip roof
with sentry walk
and corner towers

Wandelnde Nutzungen / Changing use:
1790 Messehalle / Hall for fairs
1813 Lazarett / Hospital
1890 Stadtmuseum / Town museum

1981
Wiederaufbau nach
Kriegszerstörung
als Kunstgalerie
Architekten
Giefer und Hepp

Reconstruction after
war-time destruction
as art gallery
Architects
Giefer and Hepp

 
Erected by Frankfurt Denkmalamt.
 
Location. 50° 6.61′ N, 8° 41.107′ E. Marker is in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, in Frankfurt. Marker is at the

Leinwandhaus - Linen House Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 23, 2019
2. Leinwandhaus - Linen House Marker - wide view
intersection of Weckmarkt and Zum Pfarrturm on Weckmarkt. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Weckmarkt 17, Frankfurt am Main, Hessen 60311, Germany. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Friedrich Stoltze Geburtshaus / Birthplace (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Steinernes Haus (about 180 meters away); Frankfurt Romani Memorial (about 180 meters away); Spolien der Frankfurter Altstadt / Spolia from Frankfurt's historical city centre (about 210 meters away); Römerberg 34: "Haus zum goldenen Rad" / House at the Golden Wheel (about 210 meters away); Rententurm, Fritz Unruh (about 240 meters away); Joachim von Sandrart (1606 - 1688) (about 240 meters away); Eiserner Steg / The Iron Bridge (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frankfurt am Main.
 
Also see . . .  Leinwandhaus (Frankfurt am Main) (Wikipedia, in Gemran). "The Linen House is a historic building in the old town of Frankfurt, located to the south of the Frankfurt Cathedral, on the Weckmarkt. Together with the Steinernen House and the House Fürsteneck, it was and is one of the few secular Gothic buildings in Frankfurt." (Submitted on November 1, 2019.) 
 
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Leinwandhaus - Linen House image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 23, 2019
3. Leinwandhaus - Linen House
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 31, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 31, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.   3. submitted on November 1, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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