Chimney of old Sugar Refinery - Prague
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lindik
N 49° 59.925 E 014° 24.271
33U E 457322 N 5538661
Quick Description: A chimney, which remained of the former Modrany sugar-refinery.
Location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia
Date Posted: 5/20/2009 4:38:43 AM
Waymark Code: WM6E50
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Firefrog69
Views: 153

Long Description:
Height of the chimney: 53m

Modrany have been an agricultural village for a long time. The sugar refinery, which belongs to the oldest in Europe, was the first industrial factory here. The permission for sugar production was granted in 31. 10. 1861.

History of this complex ended in 2005, buildings were demolished and only construction which remained was this chimney.

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Additional waypoints to this waymark: N 49° 59.930 W 014° 24.222

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