Stadtturm / City Tower
Historischer Stadtrundgang / Historical Town Walk
1740 Erhöhung des Turms auf 47 Meter für die Wohnung des Stadttürmers - zugleich Feuerwächter und Musikus
1881 wurde der Türmerdienstaus Kostengründen eingestellt
1945-50 als Privatwohnung vermietet
Gate tower with peaked roof, lantern, knob and weather vane, four clocks, completed in 1419 as the western exit of the first city wall ring.
1740 The tower is raised to 47 meters for the living quarters of the tower keepers, as well as for the fire watch and musicians
1881 Tower functions were no longer supported for reasons of cost
1945-50 The tower is rented out as a private living quarters
2003 Exterior renovation
(Marker Number 6.)
Location. 49° 49.054′ N, 10° 21.148′ E. Marker is in Prichsenstadt, Bavaria, in Landkreis Kitzingen. Marker is on Luitpoldstrasse just from Karlsplatz, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Karlsplatz 2, Prichsenstadt, Bavaria 97357, Germany.
Other nearby markers.
More about this marker. This is 1 of the 22 markers that comprise a historic walking tour of the town.
Categories. • Forts, Castles •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 9, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 9, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.