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Lorch in Ostalbkreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany — Central Europe
 

Wohn- und Handwerker Haus / Residential and Craftworkers House

 
 
Wohn- und Handwerker Haus / Residential and Craftworkers House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 16, 2022
1. Wohn- und Handwerker Haus / Residential and Craftworkers House Marker
Inscription.  
Typisches Lorcher Wohn- und Hand- werkerhaus, das an Stelle eines Vorgängerbaus um 1700 errichtet wurde. Der westliche Anbau stammt aus der zweiten Hälfte des 18. Jahrhunderts. Die Berufe der früheren Bewohner erlauben einen Einblick in die Lorcher Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeschichte; es finden sich außer Beamten und Bäckern ein Metzger, ein Schuhmacher, ein Zimmermann, ein Klosterhirte und eine Näherin.

(English translation:)

Typical Lorch residential and craftworker's house, which was built on the site of a previous building around 1700. The western addition dates from the second half of the 18th century. The professions of previous residents allow a glimpse into Lorch's economic and social history; in addition to officials and bakers there are found a butcher, a shoemaker, a carpenter, a shepherd and a seamstress.

 
Erected by Stadt Lorch. (Marker Number 3.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1700.
 
Location. 48° 47.865′ 
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N, 9° 41.596′ E. Marker is in Lorch, Baden-Württemberg, in Ostalbkreis. Marker is on Gmünder Straße, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Gmünder Straße 1, Lorch BW 73547, Germany. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bahnhof / Railway Station (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Grüner Baum / Green Tree Inn (about 180 meters away); Apotheke / Apothecary (about 210 meters away); Goldener Adler (about 210 meters away); Mörikehaus / Home of Eduard Mörike (about 210 meters away); Oberamtei, Oberförstei, Rathaus / Magistrate Office, Forestry Office, City Hall (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Gefängnis Rathaus / Jail, City Hall (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Badstube Pfarrhaus / Bathing Facilities, Rectory (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lorch.
 
Wohn- und Handwerker Haus / Residential and Craftworkers House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 16, 2022
2. Wohn- und Handwerker Haus / Residential and Craftworkers House Marker
The marker is visible here on the corner of the building, just to the left of the blue door.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2023. It was originally submitted on January 25, 2023, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California. This page has been viewed 41 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 25, 2023, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California.

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