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Partnerstädte - Rheinbach, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Narayan,
N 50° 37.553 E 006° 56.886
32U E 354870 N 5610232
Quick Description: DE: Denkmal zu Ehren Rheinbachs Partnerstädte. EN: Monument honoring Rheinbach's sister cities.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 3/18/2018 11:59:09 AM
Waymark Code: WMXYN6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Arogant
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Long Description:
In der Hauptstraße Rheinbachs steht ein Denkmal, das die Beziehung Rheinbachs zu seinen vier Partnerstädten würdigt. Es beinhaltet eine Tafel, auf der die Wappen der Städte abgebildet sowie die Jahreszahlen der Gründung der Partnerschaften notiert sind. Unter der Tafel befinden sich vier Wegweiser, die die Richtung und Entfernung zu den Partnerstädten angeben.

Die vier hier dokumentierten Partnerstädte Rheinbachs sind:
  • Sevenoaks, Großbritannien · Entfernung: 557 km, Partnerstadt seit 2000.
  • Deinze, Belgien · Entfernung: 298 km, Partnerstadt seit 1981.
  • Kamenický Senov, Tschechien · Entfernung: 655 km, Partnerstadt seit 2002.
  • Villeneuve lez Avignon, Frankreich · Entfernung: 931 km, Partnerstadt seit 1969.
In the main street "Hauptstraße" of Rheinbach a monument is located that honors Rheinbach's relationship to its four sister cities. It contains a plaque depicting the coats of arms of the cities and the dates of the founding of the partnerships. Below the board are four signposts indicating the direction and distance to the twin towns.

The four sister cities of Rheinbach documented here are:
  • Sevenoaks, United Kingdom · Distance: 557 km, sister city since 2000.
  • Deinze, Belgium · Distance: 298 km, sister city since 1981.
  • Kamenický Senov, Czech Republic · Distance: 655 km, sister city since 2002.
  • Villeneuve lez Avignon, France · Distance: 931 km, sister city since 1969.
Crosslinks This waymark is also listed as:
WMXYN5 | Sister City Monuments
Historic significance:
The four direction signs have been placed by the city of Rheinbach to honor the partnerships with its sister cities.


Location nearest to where you live now:
I live in Bonn near Rheinbach, but there is no sign pointing to Rheinbach. So, of the four sister cities, Deinze would be the nearst to my location.


Date placed: Not listed

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