Eberbach monastery: remains of a wall under the Basilica

the lovebirds are in Kloster Eberbach, a construction worker, then an archaeologist looks at them almost always over the shoulder. Especially when there is work

Eberbach monastery: remains of a wall under the Basilica

the lovebirds are in Kloster Eberbach, a construction worker, then an archaeologist looks at them almost always over the shoulder. Especially when there is work to be Ground, such as the routing of electrical and utility shafts in the Basilica goes. This, the Foundation may prefer to Work due to the cancellation of the Rheingau music festival this year. During the removal of tiles in the front part of the monastery Church and in the southern transept, remains of a wall were discovered, the detailed studies necessary to make. The archaeologists are part of the Remains laid free and documented it.

Oliver Bock

correspondent of the Rhein-Main-Zeitung for the Rheingau-Taunus-Kreis and Wiesbaden.

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"We assume that it is parts of a strip Foundation, which dates back to the beginnings of the monastery Church," says archaeologist Frank Lorsch eider. More remains of the wall were of a later date. Possibly, the monks had erected a kind of platform for their trade fairs and liturgical processes, on which an Altar stood could have. This you could have from the dormitory on the night of stairs to reach.

Updated Date: 09 July 2020, 17:20

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