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Vogeltor
Augsburg, Germany
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207 (8 September 1770) | view
A part of the former city walls of Augsburg, near the Jakober suburb, the Vogeltor was built in 1445 at the instigation of the city mayor, Konrad Vögelin. The origin of the name is uncertain: it may refer to Vögelin or, as is sometimes said, the gate it replaced was home to a bird-catcher
Please use the following reference when citing this website:
Eisen, Cliff et al. In Mozart's Words, 'Vogeltor: Augsburg, Germany' <http://letters.mozartways.com>. Version 1.0, published by HRI Online, 2011. ISBN 9780955787676.
In Mozart's Words. Version 1.0, published by HRI Online, 2011. ISBN 9780955787676.