Würzburg baroque harbor crane 2012
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Würzburg baroque harbor crane 2012

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In "Würzburg" on the right bank of the Main, near the historic Main Bridge you'll find a baroque harbor crane from 1773. Franz Ignaz Michael Neumann, son of the famous Baroque architect Balthasar Neumann, built the crane on the “Kranenkai”. The mechanism still works perfectly.

Nikon D5000 | Sigma Fisheye 8mm | Panoramic Tripod Head homemade | 4 Pictures | ISO 250 | 1/2000 sec. | F8 | 8mm | PTGui | PaintShop Pro

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A: Marieenkapelle Würzburg

Af intoxicant, 260 meter væk

this is the Marienplatz in Wuerzburg. You can see the Marienkapelle. The "Weihnachtsmarkt" is also on...

Marieenkapelle Würzburg

B: Falkenhaus

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C: Alte Mainbrück / Festung Wuerzburg

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The Bridge ist "die alte MAinbruecke" in Wuerzburg. Also you can see the "Festung"

Alte Mainbrück  / Festung Wuerzburg

D: Würzburg Alte Mainbrücke Nordseite 2012

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The "Old Main Bridge" to "Würzburg" is the first stone bridge in Germany (1120). The bridge was rebui...

Würzburg Alte Mainbrücke Nordseite 2012

E: Würzburg alte Mainbrücke Südseite 2012

Af Ackermann Ralf, 340 meter væk

The "Old Main Bridge" to "Würzburg" is the first stone bridge in Germany (1120). The bridge was rebui...

Würzburg alte Mainbrücke Südseite 2012

F: Mainkai

Af Volker S. Heckenberger, 380 meter væk


G: Würzburg Neumünster 2012

Af Ackermann Ralf, 420 meter væk

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Würzburg Neumünster 2012

H: Kollegiatsstift Neumuenster

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Kollegiatsstift Neumuenster

I: Juliusspital

Af Volker S. Heckenberger, 470 meter væk


J: Dom

Af Volker S. Heckenberger, 470 meter væk


Dette panorama blev taget i Franconia

Dette er et overblik over Franconia


Franconia (German: Franken) is a region of Germany comprising the northern parts of the modern state of Bavaria, a small part of southern Thuringia, and a region in northeastern Baden-Württemberg called Heilbronn-Franken. The Bavarian part is made up of the administrative regions of Lower Franconia (Unterfranken), Middle Franconia (Mittelfranken), and Upper Franconia (Oberfranken).

Franconia (like France) is named after the Germanic tribe of the Franks. This tribe played a major role after the breakdown of the Roman Empire and colonised large parts of medieval Europe.

Modern day Franconia comprises only a very tiny and rather remote part of the settlement area of the ancient Franks. In German, Franken is used for both modern day Franconians and the historic Franks, which leads to some confusion. The historic Frankish Empire, Francia, is actually the common precursor of the Low Countries, France and Germany. In 843 the Treaty of Verdun led to the partition of Francia into West Francia (modern day France), Middle Francia (from the Low Countries along the Rhine valley to northern Italy) and East Francia (modern day Germany). Frankreich, the German word for "France", and Frankrijk, the Dutch word for "France"; literally mean "the Frankish Empire".

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