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Katholische Pfarrkirche St. Johannes der Täufer in Adenau - RLP / Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry
N 50° 22.979 E 006° 55.807
32U E 352844 N 5583262
Quick Description: The Church was originally built in the Middle Ages. The building is located in the city (Kirchstraße 1) and is a protected cultural monument.
Location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Date Posted: 5/27/2016 11:26:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMR9P5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
Views: 6

Long Description:
his church is listed in the "Liste der Kulturdenkmäler in Adenau" (visit link)
Infos from there: mittelalterlicher Ostchorturm, neugotischer Hallenchor, Langhaus 1969, Architekt Otto Vogel

Source: (visit link)

"The consecrated John the Baptist church was erected probably in the 10th century. 1224 gave Gerhard von Are on the Nürburg his own Church of St. John Coming in Adenau. In the 12th century two aisles and in the 13th century a new choir were added, which was exclusively used by the Hospitallers. Probably the late 15th century, the nave was vaulted. 1908/09 the old choir and sacristy was demolished and a new building. In a bomb attack on 27 January 1945 the old nave was completely destroyed, was so built by architect Otto Vogel, a new building 1969th Parts of the old exterior walls were transformed into an atrium."
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Diocese: Trier

Katholische Pfarrkirche St. Johannes
Kirchstraße 1
Adenau , Rheinland-Pfalz Germany

Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Date of organization: Not listed

Date of building construction: Not listed

Dominant Architectural Style: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

Archdiocese: Not listed

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