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Lindahl Fountain

Jöns Person Lindahl
Christianstad, Sweden 1843 - Würzburg 1887
designer of the Würzburg Ringpark (from 1880)
Peter Feile (II)
1904

Würzburg /  Lindahl-Brunnen   Würzburg /  Lindahl-Brunnen

Description

Rock fountain with a bronze relief showing Lindahl's portrait.

Annotation

The fountain is designed by Lindahl, his portrait was added later in 1904. In 1982, ninety-five years after his death, his remains were reburied in honor grave of the city of Würzburg. His tombstone now become redundant was erected a few meter away from his fountain. The tombstone shows a broken off column, to symbolize his suicide. The text on the tombstone is:

Jöns P. Lindahl
Gartenbau-Ingenieur
und
Stadtgartner zu Würzburg
geb. zu Christianstad
in Schweden
den 27. Februar 1843
gest. zu Würzburg
den 22. November 1887.

Gewidmet
von seinen Freunden

Würzburg / Lindahl-Brunnen

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Location (N 49°47'14" - E 9°56'6")

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Item Code: deby197; Photograph: 27 September 2011
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