Voorimehe street - Tallinn, Estonia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut
N 59° 26.245 E 024° 44.655
35V E 372065 N 6590929
Quick Description: This is a street in the historical center of Tallinn and it has its own historical marker
Location: Estonia
Date Posted: 9/15/2014 2:01:39 AM
Waymark Code: WMMFYW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 0

Long Description:
"Voorimehe (Coachman) street is one of the oldest streets, which connected the Uppertown with the Market Square. In 1813 the street was named Kleine-Rittergasse (Small knight street). Obviously it got such a name after a bunch of horsemen hwo used to stand besides the horse-drowns on the Time Hall square"

The plaque is in Estonian, German and English.
Group that erected the marker: Unknown. Different format from most of the historical markers in Tallinn

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
Voorimehe street
Kohtu 6
Tallinn, Estonia


URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: Not listed

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