Luzern, Switzerland — Central Europe (the Alps)
The Spreuer Bridge Paintings
Bildtafeln der Spreuerbruecke
Gemalt 1626 – 1632
Restauriert 1923 – 1925
German-English translation by Google translate.
Painted 1626 - 1632
Restored 1923 - 1925
The Bridge Paintings
Erected by Stadt der Luzern (City of Lucerne).
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Bridges & Viaducts. A significant historical year for this entry is 1626.
Location. 47° 3.12′ N, 8° 18.14′ E. Marker is in Luzern. Marker is on Spreuerbrücke, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Luzern 6004, Switzerland. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mühlenplatz (Mill Place) (a few steps from this marker); Louis Pfyffer von Wyher The Mills Gate (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Jur. Kasimir Pfyffer (within shouting distance of this marker); The Spreuer Bridge (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Old Armory (about 90 meters away); Lower- or Basel-Gate (about 90 meters away); The Sonnenberg House in Zoepfli (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Luzern.
More about this marker. This marker is located on Spreuerbrücke. The pedestrian bridge is named for the chafe (grain hulls) from the neighboring mills that was dumped from the bridge.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 9, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 545 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 9, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.