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Reglerkirche - Erfurt, TH, Deutschland
N 50° 58.502 E 011° 02.161
32U E 642937 N 5649021
Quick Description: Evangelische Reglerkirche in der Altstadt von Erfurt.
Location: Thüringen, Germany
Date Posted: 7/12/2019 10:50:50 PM
Waymark Code: WM10YM8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark
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Long Description:
The Reglerkirche (also called St. Augustine's Church) is a church in the old town of Erfurt. It serves a Protestant community as a place of worship and is one of the larger churches in the old town. It was in the GDR as a center for church music in Erfurt.
The construction of the Romanesque church was begun in 1130 by the "regulated" Augustinian canons. The completion took place in 1238. The church originated from a Romanesque collegiate church, which was said to have been founded in 1117.

Data on the history of construction:

Around 1170 Start of construction of today's governing church and the Stiftanwesens

1st half of the 13th century building completion

1291 Destruction of the church by fire

1660 City fire, destruction of the main building of the abbey
with the exception of the one integrated into the nave
southern cloister

1729 the dilapidated north tower was demolished and 1743 in
newly built baroque form

Since 1813, the church had been repeatedly misused by military institutions, which contributed to the decay of the church

1845 closure of the church

1857 - 1860 comprehensive restoration

1901 Re-painting in historicizing design

1965 - 1973 general building renovation with painting of the church

1970 - 1978 extensive restoration of the Gothic winged altar

1981 New organ building by the company Löbling, Erfurt

1990 painting
Active Church: Yes

School on property: No

Date Built: 1/1/1170

Service Times: Sonntag 9:30 Uhr

Website: [Web Link]

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