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

AusturstrŠti 12A

 
 
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Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 8, 2017
1. Test Marker
Inscription.  
MargrÚt ZoŰga reisti h˙si­ ßri­ 1922 eftir teikningum Jens Eyjˇlfssonar byggingameistara Ý sta­ Hˇtels ReykjavÝkur sem var­ eldi a­ brß­ Ý ReykjavÝkurbrunanum svokalla­a 1915. H˙si­ var tvÝlyft fram til ßrsins 1970 er ■a­ var hŠkka­ um ■rjßr hŠ­ir. H˙si­ var upphaflega teikna­ og byggt Ý j˙gendstÝl.

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(English translation:) In 1922, MargrÚt ZoŰga had the building constructed according to the plans by the builder Jens Eyjˇlfsson. It was constructed on the site of the Reykjavik Hotel, which was burned down in the Reykjavik Fire of 1915. The house was two storeys until 1970, when it was raised by three floors. The house was originally designed and built in the Jugendstil.
 
Erected 2012 by Reitir.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 64° 8.857′ N, 21° 56.345′ W. Marker is in ReykjavÝk, Capital Region (H÷fu­borgarsvŠ­i­), in ReykjavÝkurborg. It is in Centre. Marker is on AusturstrŠti just west

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of Pˇsth˙sstrŠti, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: AusturstrŠti 12A, ReykjavÝk, Capital Region 101, Iceland. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. AusturstrŠti 8 (here, next to this marker); AusturstrŠti 12 (a few steps from this marker); AusturstrŠti 14 (a few steps from this marker); MßlfrÝ­ur Einarsdˇttir (within shouting distance of this marker); Hressingarskßlinn (within shouting distance of this marker); Svava Jakobsdˇttir (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Ingibj÷rg H. Bjarnason (about 120 meters away); Adlon (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in ReykjavÝk.
 
AusturstrŠti 12A and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 8, 2017
2. AusturstrŠti 12A and Marker
The marker is visible here just to the left of the entrance of the building with the red awnings.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 31, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California. This page has been viewed 176 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 31, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California.

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