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Protecting Timber-framed Buildings: Collegiate Church, Castle, and Old Town of Quedlinburg. ©NHK 1994
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Protecting Timber-framed Buildings: Collegiate Church, Castle, and Old Town of Quedlinburg

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Summary/Historical Context

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Sachsen-Anhalt
Middle Ages

Quedlinburg, in the Land of Sachsen-Anhalt, was a capital of the East Franconian German Empire at the time of the Saxonian-Ottonian ruling dynasty. It has been a prosperous trading town since the Middle Ages. The number and high quality of the timber-framed buildings make Quedlinburg an exceptional example of a medieval European town. The Collegiate Church of St Servatius is one of the masterpieces of Romanesque architecture.

Place/country: Germany,
Series: NHK World Heritage 100
Type: Documentary
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Credits: NHK (publisher), UNESCO WHC (producer). UNESCO TV (producer).
Published in: 1994

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