LVR-Archeological Park Xanten - Grain mills and oven
A replica of the city's layout and the construction and reconstruction of some buildings, the size and the Roman tries to make life fresh experience. The grain mill and the oven were modeled after the original templates. The 73 hectares and 10,000 inhabitants comprehensive Ulpia Colonia Traiana, was built on the ruins of the park, was one of the central cities of the province of Lower Germany and was almost completely destroyed by 275 Swiss francs. The residents subsequently erected in the area of Colonia, with the settlement, "Tricensimae" the most important fortifications on the Lower Rhine, at the beginning of the 5th Century took the raids by Germanic tribes, however, to such an extent that the settlement was finally abandoned.
Archeological Park Xanten (APX) Through the Rhineland Regional Council (LVR) was 1977mit start...
Kriemhildmühle in Xanten
Überblick von der Kriemhildwindmühle in Xanten
xanten market square
Germany? Before the beginning there was Ginnungagap, an empty space of nothingness, filled with pure creative power. (Sort of like the inside of my head.)
And it ends with Ragnarok, the twilight of the Gods. In between is much fighting, betrayal and romance. Just as a good Godly story should be.
Heroes have their own graveyard called Valhalla. Unfortunately we cannot show you a panorama of it at this time, nor of the lovely Valkyries who are its escort service.
Hail Odin, wandering God wielding wisdom and wand! Hail Freya, hail Tyr, hail Thor!
But it is to the mighty Thor that the Hammering Man gives service.
Between the time of the Nordic old ones and that of modern Frankfort there may have been a T.Rex or two on the scene. At least some mastodons for sure came through for lunch, then fell into tar pits to become fossils for us to find.
And there we must leave you, O my most pure and holy children.
Text by Steve Smith.