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It is ugly, but historical

The Emperor William memorial is an ugly pyramid of stones coming from different cities.I was... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2016
cberg1303
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
A pile of stones , honouring Kaiser Wilhelm and commemorating various military engagements pre WW1

Not much can be said about this small commemorative obelisk . It's made of a cluster of different... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2016
Mark Benjamin L
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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May 12, 2017
“Free and with stones from all over Germany”
Aug 22, 2016
“It is ugly, but historical”
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Kniephausen Strasse, Norderney, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed May 12, 2017

Located right across from the Catholic church and our least favorite Norderney restaurant (Andre's - see my separate review), this monument is a reminder of a better time (the late 1800s) when there was a German emperor and when the atrocities of the two upcoming...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2016

The Emperor William memorial is an ugly pyramid of stones coming from different cities.I was attracted by its ugliness, Typical expression of Prussian Wilhelmism and German nationalism. Take a few seconds to look at it and pass by.

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Reviewed August 10, 2016

Not much can be said about this small commemorative obelisk . It's made of a cluster of different stones and appears very rough and ready - without any special sculptorish style or architectural skill. You glance at it when passing by but it isn't very...More

Thank Mark Benjamin L
Reviewed June 1, 2015

This monument was built at the end of the 1800s. It's a memorial to the Emperor and has 61 stones from 61 Locations with the names of those places on it. Considering the age, this is a pretty amazing thing.

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