"Arma Christi" Wegekreuz Bechen - Wehrkotten

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  • Burkhard 🚴‍♀️🚴🏻‍♂️

    the crossroads in Wehrkotten near Bechen - a fine example of the rather rare "Arma Christi" crosses in the region (depiction of Christ's instruments of suffering); The cross is cherished and maintained by the Biesenbach family. Depiction: Instead of the corpus, only hands and feet of the crucified, as well as the head on the cloth of the hl. Veronika; furthermore: the crowing hahn; the dice used to roll the robe of the Crucified; the 30 pieces of silver that Judas received for his betrayal; Nails, hammer and pliers; Leader and scourge; below a chalice with a host (description taken from: of crossroads, mills and sinkholes, Geschichtsverein für die Gemeinde Kürten and Umgebung e.V. (2009)

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    • December 5, 2018

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  • Intermediate
    10.7 mi
    9.2 mph
    825 ft
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    12.1 mi
    7.7 mph
    1,250 ft
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    23.1 mi
    8.7 mph
    2,225 ft
    2,225 ft
Location: Kürten, Rheinisch-Bergischer Kreis, Bergisches Land, Cologne District, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


  • Elevation250 m

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