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Rothenburg ob der Tauber in Ansbach District, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
 

Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall

 
 
Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 28, 2013
1. Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall Marker
Inscription.

um 1250 event. erste Bauphase
Erweiterung Ende des 14. Jahrh. (Kaisersaal)
1501 großer Brand
1551-1558 Wiederaufbau und Instandsetzung einschl. Turm (48m) in der heute vorhandenen Form
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First building phase begun in 1250
Expansion (Emperor's Hall), at end of the 14th century.
1501 Great Fire
1551-1558 Rebuilding and repair, including the tower (48m) in its present day form
 
Erected by City of Rothenburg ob der Tauber.
 
Location. 49° 22.621′ N, 10° 10.708′ E. Marker is in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria, in Ansbach District. Marker is at the intersection of Herrngasse and Marktplatz, on the right when traveling west on Herrngasse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Marktplatz 1, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria 91541, Germany.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Jakob's Church World War I Memorial (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Rabbi Meir ben Baruch von Rothenburg (about 150 meters away); Büttelhaus / Bailiff's House (about 180 meters away); Jews's Alley and Jewish Quarter
Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 28, 2013
2. Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall and Marker
Marker is to left of arched doorway
(about 180 meters away); Schrannenscheune / Grain Storage Barn (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Granary/Jewish Cemetery (approx. 0.2 kilometers away).
 
Also see . . .  History of Rothenburg ob der Tauber. (Submitted on October 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 27, 2013
3. Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall Marker
Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall Tower image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 27, 2013
4. Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall Tower
Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall image. Click for full size.
By Detroit Publishing Company, circa 1905
5. Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   5. submitted on October 1, 2014.
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