Ůjˇfundurinn 1851 / The National Assembly of 1851
var haldinn Ý ■essu h˙si
5. J˙lÝ - 9. ┴g˙st
- 1851 -
Erected 1951 by ReykvÝkingafelagi.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. A significant historical date for this entry is July 5, 1851.
Location. 64° 8.77′ N, 21° 56.258′ W. Marker is in ReykjavÝk, Capital Region (H÷fuborgarsvŠi), in ReykjavÝkurborg. It is in Downtown. Marker is on LŠkjargata just south of AmtmannsstÝgur, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: ReykjavÝk, Capital Region 101, Iceland. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Menntaskˇlinn Ý ReykjavÝk / High School in ReykjavÝk (a few steps from this marker); The Mothers' Garden / MŠragarurinn (within shouting distance of this marker); LandlŠknih˙si (within shouting distance of this marker); Gimli (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); BakarÝi / Bakery Svava Jakobsdˇttir (about 120 meters away); Bernh÷ftstorfan / Bernh÷ft's Sward (about 120 meters away); Bernh÷ftsh˙s (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in ReykjavÝk.
Also see . . . National Assembly of 1851 (Wikipedia). "The National Assembly of 1851 (Icelandic Ůjˇfundurinn 1851) was a constitutional convention called to decide the political status of Iceland...." (Submitted on January 30, 2020.)
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