Alter Hafen

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  • Karsten S. 🚴‍♂️

    The Old Port Wismar was first documented in the early 13th century, before the city was founded in 1226, for the first time. During the Hanseatic League membership Wismars he served as a transshipment point for the most diverse sea goods. Intensive business relations in export and import were maintained and led to a steady growth of the port.
    During the Swedish occupation, the port served almost exclusively as the location of the naval fleet. With the end of the Swedish period in 1803 Wismar was again the country Mecklenburg belonging. However, an upswing did not develop until the beginning of the 20th century with a deepening of the port and construction of the new port by rail.

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    • August 21, 2019

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Location: Wismar, Baltic Sea, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany


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