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König-Albert-Obelisk - Dresden, Sachsen, D
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Tharandter
N 51° 04.115 E 013° 48.198
33U E 416153 N 5658132
Quick Description: Der König-Albert Obelisk in der Dresdner Heide.
Location: Sachsen, Germany
Date Posted: 4/2/2013 10:50:32 AM
Waymark Code: WMGQVZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 19

Long Description:
1907, fünf Jahre nach dem Tod König Alberts, wurde der König-Albert-Obelisk hier am Pillnitz-Moritzburger Weg (PM) aufgestellt.

Er ist 13 m hoch und wurde aus Lausitzer Granit errichtet. Der Obelisk trägt das Porträtmedaillon König Alberts (*1828, Regent ab 1873, †1902).

Die Reliefplastik stammt vom F. Oskar Lichtenberg und wurde von A. Milde Co. gegossen.

Quelle: Informationstafel vor Ort
1907, five years after the death of King Albert, the King Albert obelisk was erected here at Pillnitz, Moritzburg way (PM).

It is 13 m high and was built of Lusatian granite. The obelisk bears the medallion portrait of King Albert (* 1828, regent from 1873, †1902).

The relief sculpture comes from Oscar F. Lichtenberg and was cast by A. Milde Co.

Date Created/Placed: 1907

Height: 13m

Illuminated: no

Address: Not listed

Website: Not listed

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