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.
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.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bamberg's World War II Fallen and Missing (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Old Main Watch (approx. 0.3 kilometers away).
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.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 488 times since then and 23 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.