Diet of Porvoo 1809 - Chapter House - Porvoo, Finland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member small oaks
N 60° 23.897 E 025° 39.451
35V E 426024 N 6696521
Quick Description: Sign on the wall of Chapter house - one of the important locations of the Diet of Porvoo.
Location: Finland
Date Posted: 5/5/2010 4:57:20 AM
Waymark Code: WM8R0D
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 45

Long Description:
Sign says:
English -
"Diet of Porvoo 1809
Plenary session chamber and meeting room for the clergy"
Swedish -
"Borgå Lantdag 1809
Plenisal samt sessionrum för prästeståndet"
Finnish -
"Porvoon Valtiopäivät 1809
Yleiskokoussali sekä pappissäädyn kokouspaikkka"

Chapter house:
Chapter house was comprehensive school build in 1759 and served as school until 1850. It is one of the national monuments in Porvoo together with Porvoo Cathedral and the Old town hall.
Group that erected the marker: City of Porvoo

URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: [Web Link]

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
Lukiokuja 2
Porvoo, Finland
06100


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