Historische Hochwassermarken, Limburg a.d. Lahn, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DerSchnelleLinus
N 50° 23.315 E 008° 04.080
32U E 433746 N 5582251
Quick Description: [DE] Hochwasserstände der Lahn, aufgezeichnet seit 1255 / [EN] High-level marks of the river Lahn, documented since 1255
Location: Hessen, Germany
Date Posted: 9/20/2013 11:35:21 AM
Waymark Code: WMJ441
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 12

Long Description:

Diese Hochwassermarke befindet sich in unmittelbarer Nähe der Lahn, an einem Felsen unterhalb des Doms, über einen öffentlichen Fussweg erreichbar. Die Markierung zeigt alle Hochwasserstände der Lahn seit dem Jahre 1255 an.
Die Hochwassermarke wurde im Jahre 1927 errichtet.


This high-level mark is located right on the river Lahn, mounted to a rock below the cathedral of Limburg. It is freely accessible by a walkway. The mark shows all high levels of the river since 1255.
The high-level mark was erected in the year 1927

Natural or man made event?: Natural

What type of marker?: wall plaque

When did this occur?: since 1255

Website related to the event..: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
A picture showing the level along with any markers telling of what had occurred can be used. Better yet would be a picture of you or someone standing next to the high level mark, that would show if you would have been just wading or completely submersed.
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