Mary Tower by EuroTourData
Mary Tower was built in 1512 as the northern battery tower of Aachen Medieval Fortifications. The tower has a wall thickness of 4 meters that withstood artillery fire. The wall of the tower has holes from shelling during the siege of Aachen by Spanish troops of General de Grana in 1638. Info is based on the article Marienturm (Aachen) of German Wikipedia.
Mary Tower info
|Tourist Audience||Cultural heritage tourism|
|German original name||Marienturm|
|Wall thickness||4 meters|
|Contains||World War I Memorial|
|Street address||Ludwigsallee 51|
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|Directions to||Mary Tower|
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Dataset to Mary Tower
Tabular dataset and ATOM feed to Mary Tower of Aachen Medieval Fortifications, by EuroTourData.
ETD ID: marytow-aach.
Tags: tourist attraction, Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia, fortification, battery tower.
Creator: Nikolaj Antonov
Publisher: NikAnt Webkonsult AB