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Reykjavik, Capital Region Höfuđborgarsvćđi, Iceland
 

Skólavörđustígur 13

 
 
Skólavörđustígur 13 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 8, 2017
1. Skólavörđustígur 13 Marker
Inscription. Borgastjórinn í Reykajavík veitti ţessu húsi viđurkenningu áriđ 2012 vegna vel gerđra endurbóta.

Húsiđ var byggt áriđ 1926 eftir teikningum Guđmundar H. Ţorlákssonar byggingmeistara. Ţađ er góđur fulltrúi fyrstu kynslóđar steinsteyptra húsa í Reykajavík.

[English translation:]
In 2012 the Mayor of Reykjavik granted this house recognition for well-done improvements.

The building was built in 1926 according to Guđmundur H. Ţorláksson's architectural drawings, and is a good representative of the first generation of concrete buildings in Reykajavík.
 
Location. 64° 8.699′ N, 21° 55.863′ W. Marker is in Reykjavik, Capital Region Höfuđborgarsvćđi. Marker is on Skólavörđustígur just south of Óđinsgata, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Skólavörđustígur 13, Reykjavik, Capital Region Höfuđborgarsvćđi 101, Iceland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tobbukot (within shouting distance of this marker); Laugavegur 15 (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Founding of the Reykjavik Water Utility / Uphaf vatnsveitu (about 180 meters away); Torfhildur Hólm
Skólavörđustígur 13 and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 8, 2017
2. Skólavörđustígur 13 and Marker
The marker can be seen beneath the "13".
(about 180 meters away); Laugavegur (about 210 meters away); Ţingholtsstrćti 13 (about 210 meters away); Bankastraeti 10 (about 210 meters away); Hverfisgata 45 (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Reykjavik.
 
Also see . . .  SKÓLAVÖRĐUSTÍGUR 13, REYKJAVÍK (ARGOS, in Icelandic). (Submitted on July 17, 2017.)
 
Categories. Architecture
 
 
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