Rhine Flood Levels - Andernach, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69
N 50° 26.602 E 007° 23.510
32U E 385813 N 5589164
Quick Description: Historic flood levels marked next the Entrance of the old crane in Andernach.
Location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Date Posted: 4/4/2014 3:55:19 AM
Waymark Code: WMKF1D
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 31

Long Description:
The highest flood levels in Andernach. The entries are from 1882 to 1995, with a record in 1993.

End of 2006, a partially mobile flood protection wall along the Rhine promenade was completed. The protective device is designed for water levels up to 9.30 m.
Natural or man made event?: Natural

What type of marker?: wall plaque

When did this occur?: 1882 - 1995

Website related to the event..: [Web Link]

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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