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Alter Kranen

Adam-Fuchs-Strasse, 97340 Marktbreit, Bavaria, Germany
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Historic old crane

The sign-shaped panel close to the stairs will tell you that the crane was rebuilt in 1784 by... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
ralfkrueger2211
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Wurzburg, Germany
citys landmarks

my partner and I visited. one of the citys landmarks located next to the river. the alter kranen... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
enncle
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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  • Average9%
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31 Aug 2016
“Historic old crane”
14 Aug 2016
“citys landmarks”
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Adam-Fuchs-Strasse, 97340 Marktbreit, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

The sign-shaped panel close to the stairs will tell you that the crane was rebuilt in 1784 by prince Johann I of Schwarzenberg after destroying by high water. Inside you will find two twin connected step wheels. With the help of 15-25 men power this...More

Thank ralfkrueger2211
Reviewed 14 August 2016

my partner and I visited. one of the citys landmarks located next to the river. the alter kranen was built by Franz Ignaz Michael. in 1722/73. nice view of the river from here.

Thank enncle
Reviewed 6 April 2014

There are several such cranes at market towns along the Main River. As with all the others, this one is worth a stop if passing by, but not worth a detour, unless you have a specific interest in river-town cranes.

Thank DonPaulo
Reviewed 4 December 2011

The forerunner of the current cargo crane was constructed in the form of a wood-construction that collapsed in1784. Built in order by Joseph I Adam, 4th Prince of Schwarzenberg in 1745. The crane, however, was no match for the force of ice, flooding and floating...More

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