Gartenkirche - Hannover, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member me.ToString
N 52° 22.158 E 009° 44.837
32U E 550878 N 5802376
Quick Description: Gartenkirche (Garden Church) at Marienstraße in Hannover.
Location: Niedersachsen, Germany
Date Posted: 4/13/2015 9:01:24 AM
Waymark Code: WMNPCB
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
1354 a chapel was built at the same place and dedicated to Mary. Due to expansion of urban fortifications this was demolished and replaced by another chapel, which was also demolished after 100 years.
1749 a church was build, which was popularly called Gartenkirche (garden church), because of the many gardens outside of Hannover.
When the church was too small, this was replaced in 1891 by the current church, which is officially called Gartenkirche.
Group that erected the marker: City of Hannover

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:
Marienstraße 35
Hannover, Niedersachsen Germany
30171


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