Hochwassermarken am Pumpenhaus - Niederkassel-Mondorf, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Narayan,
N 50° 46.331 E 007° 04.242
32U E 363965 N 5626265
Quick Description: DE: Hochwassermarken am Pumpenhaus in Mondorf. EN: High level marks at the pump house in Mondorf.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 7/16/2019 11:11:09 AM
Waymark Code: WM10ZDP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 5

Long Description:
Am Pumpenhaus am Kaplan-Everhard-Richarz-Ufer in der Nähe des Fähranlegers der Mondorfer Fähre befinden sich drei Hochwassermarken. Sie zeigen den maximalen Wasserstand der Rheinhochwasser von 1784, 1926 und 1995. Sie sind als Metallschilder gefertigt und wurden in der jeweils entsprechenden Höhe an einem Rohr angebracht, das Teil des Pumpwerks ist. Der jeweilige Kölner Pegel ist auf den Schildern zusätzlich verzeichnet.
At the pump house in Kaplan-Everhard-Richarz-Ufer near the ferry terminal of the Mondorf ferry three high level marks are installed. They show the maximum water level of the Rhine floods of 1784, 1926 and 1995. They are made as metal signs and were mounted at the appropriate height on a pipe, which is part of the pumping station. The respective Cologne level is also listed on the signs.
Natural or man made event?: Natural

What type of marker?: Metal signs

When did this occur?: 1784, 1926, 1995

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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