In De Drie Vergulde Haringen - Deventer NL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie
N 52° 15.077 E 006° 09.600
32U E 306145 N 5792787
Quick Description: House called "In the three herrings" on the Brink 55 in Deventer, The Netherlands.
Location: Overijssel, Netherlands
Date Posted: 2/5/2021 10:48:20 AM
Waymark Code: WM13QYM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
ANWB (visit link) has been placing information boards at monuments and tourist routes for around 35 years with the aim of introducing historic locations to not only visitors but also residents of the region.
Source: (visit link)

ANWB Monument Plaque reads:

"In the Three Gilded Herrings

This beautiful house was built in 1575 by Schonenvaarder Herbert Dapper in brick with natural stone decorations according to the Renaissance building fashion of his time. He called
his house 'In di drie vergulden herinck'. The herring trade on the Swedish peninsula of Schonen brought him his prosperity. The Schonen boatmen's guild was, together with the Bergen
Schonen sailors guild the most important merchant guild of the Hanseatic city of Deventer. The guild is first mentioned in 1378."
Group that erected the marker: Prins Bernhard Fonds / Anjer Fonds.

URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: [Web Link]

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
Brink 55
Deventer, Overijssel, The Netherlands
7411 BV

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