Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Bad Hersfeld
Lkr. Hersfeld-Rotenburg

Hessen

Linggplatz

Johann Baptist Lingg von Linggenfeld

Meersburg am Bodensee 1765 - Mannheim 1842
Lieutenant General of the Grand Dukal Baden Rinfle Bataillon Lingg. He was known as a defender of the city Hersfeld against the French as "the man from Hersfeld".
(Wikipedia)
Felix Görling
Bronzegießerei Gladenbeck (Friedrichshagen bei Berlin)
1896

Bad Hersfeld /  Johann Baptist Lingg von Linggenfeld   Bad Hersfeld /  Johann Baptist Lingg von Linggenfeld

Description

Bronze statue.

Inscription(s)

Lingg von Linggenfeld

Die dankbare Stadt
Hersfeld ihrem Erretter.
1807. 1896.

Signed: f. görling fec. 1896
guss v. walter & paul gladenbeck / friedrichshagen

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 50°52'2" - E 9°42'16")

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