Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
The Old Tollhouse
[Marker text in German:]
1944 - 1945
[Marker text translated into English:]
Here stood the Old Tollhouse. Destroyed by the effects of war, 1944-1945.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • War, World II.
Location. 49° 53.563′ N, 10° 53.292′ E. Marker is in Bamberg, Bavaria. Marker can be reached from Mauthgasse just from Gruener Markt. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Gruener Markt 5, Bamberg, Bavaria 96047, Germany. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stapf'sches Haus / Stapf House (a few steps from this marker); Haus St. Benedikt / St. Benedict House (within shouting distance of this marker); Juliana Marc (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Am Kranen 12a (about 120 meters away); Am Kranen / At the Cranes (about 120 meters away); Dr. Georg Michael von Weber (about Bamberg's World War II Fallen and Missing (about 150 meters away); Kaiserin Kunigund / Empress Kunigund (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bamberg.
More about this marker. The marker location is in the Gruener Market pedestrian zone, and hence only reachable by foot.
Also see . . . Bamberg - Renaissance in Bamberg. Architectura Pro Homine's German-language article on Bamberg's Renaissance heritage. The section on the Alte Mauth is about 1/3 way down the page. Non-German speakers can still gain an appreciation for the city through the numerous photographs provided. (Submitted on August 14, 2012.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 13, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 14, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 548 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 14, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.