Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany
Krämerbrücke / Merchant's Bridge
Älteste urkundliche erwähnung als holzbrücke im Jahre 1117, durch Brand mehrere Male zerstört. In Stein erbaut im Jahre 1325. Die Brücke lag auf der Wegstrecke der ost-west-handelsstrasse Kiew-Breslau-Erfurt-Frankfurt/Main.
Oldest written mention of wooden bridge in 1117, destroyed by fire several times. Built in stone in 1325. The bridge was on the path of the east-west trade road Kiev-Wroclaw-Erfurt-Frankfurt/Main.
Location. 50° 58.72′ N, 11° 1.802′ E. Marker is in Erfurt, Thuringia. Marker is at the intersection of Krämerbrücke and Benediktsplatz, on the left when traveling east on Krämerbrücke. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Krämerbrücke 1, Erfurt, Thuringia 99084, Germany.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Adam Ries (within shouting distance of this marker); [Haus] zum Schwarzen Horn / The Black Horn (within shouting distance of this marker); Fish Market 22 / Coffee Mountain House (within shouting distance of this marker); Christoph Martin Wieland (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Rathaus / City Hall Zum Güldenen Krönbacken (about 120 meters away); Laasphe-Kapelle / Laasphe Chapel (about 120 meters away); Sparkasse am Fishmarkt / Savings on Fish Market (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Erfurt.
Also see . . . Welcome to Erfurt. (Submitted on September 9, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 595 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on September 9, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.