Alte Evangelische Kirche Oberkassel - Bonn, NRW, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member argus1972
N 50° 42.696 E 007° 10.086
32U E 370665 N 5619355
Quick Description: Old Protestant parish church from 1683 in Oberkassel.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 9/11/2017 11:23:08 PM
Waymark Code: WMWJFR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
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Long Description:
The church is the oldest Protestant church in the Bonn area and one of the first Protestant churches in the Rhineland which were built after the Thirty Years' War. It is in the local centre of Oberkassel on the corner Königswinterer Strasse / Zipperstrasse.

The church was established from 1683 to 1685 as a parish church and after its destruction by French troops it was rebuilt in the years from 1689 to 1698.
The old Protestant church is a simple plastered hall construction on rectangular plan with high, skew-covered saddle roof. On three sides there are big round arch windows. On the south side and the eastern side of the building memorial slabs from the 17th and 18th century are put up. The church stands under conservation of monuments and historic buildings.

Regular services do not take place. The local Protestant church municipality uses the church today for services on special occasions.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 6/30/1683

Age of Church building determined by?: Cornerstone or plaque

Street address of Church:
Zipperstraße 4
Bonn , NRW Germany

Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Not listed

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Not listed

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed

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