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Adam-Fuchs-Strasse, 97340 Marktbreit, Bavaria, Germany
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Historic old crane

The sign-shaped panel close to the stairs will tell you that the crane was rebuilt in 1784 by... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Ralf K
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Wurzburg, Germany
Worth a stop if passing by

There are several such cranes at market towns along the Main River. As with all the others, this... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2014
DonPaulo
,
Richmond, Virginia
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31 Aug 2016
“Historic old crane”
6 Apr 2014
“Worth a stop if passing by”
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Adam-Fuchs-Strasse, 97340 Marktbreit, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

The sign-shaped panel close to the stairs will tell you that the crane was rebuilt in 1784 by prince Johann I of Schwarzenberg after destroying by high water. Inside you will find two twin connected step wheels. With the help of 15-25 men power this...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2014

There are several such cranes at market towns along the Main River. As with all the others, this one is worth a stop if passing by, but not worth a detour, unless you have a specific interest in river-town cranes.

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Reviewed 4 December 2011

The forerunner of the current cargo crane was constructed in the form of a wood-construction that collapsed in1784. Built in order by Joseph I Adam, 4th Prince of Schwarzenberg in 1745. The crane, however, was no match for the force of ice, flooding and floating...More

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