St. Sebastianuskirche - Königsdorf, Germany, NRW
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi
N 50° 56.226 E 006° 46.548
32U E 343725 N 5645185
Quick Description: This is the Church 'St. Sebastianus' in Königsdorf, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen located in the middle of the village nearby to the train station in the street 'Aachener Straße'.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 10/18/2012 12:42:30 AM
Waymark Code: WMFGMG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 4

Long Description:
This is the Church 'St. Sebastianus' in Königsdorf, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen located in the middle of the village nearby to the train station in the street 'Aachener Straße'.

The old Königsdorfer church was built in 1889 from designs by the Cologne architect Heinrich Johann Wiethase. Finally finished it was not completed until around 1910. Many parts had to be replaced after the Second World War and restored. In bombing raids on the nearby station 1945 all the windows and roofs of the church were destroyed. In 1956 the church was again completed. Recently the interior was repaired in 1987.
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of building construction: 1/1/1910

Archdiocese: Köln

Diocese: Köln

Address/Location:
Aachener Straße
Frechen-Königsdorf, NRW Germany
50226


Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Date of organization: Not listed

Dominant Architectural Style: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

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