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Nagelsaule, Mainz

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  • The nail column is the result of a fundraising campaign for social services during the first world war. Each donor was allowed to embark on a nail that Reichsmark were available in various Auaführungen and at prices from 1 to 20. The three other pillars show figures of unity, strength and charity. A things to do photo opportunity for tourists.
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  • After visiting the cathedral, I was walking towards the Rhine River and found this monument. Looking up its history, it is a nail column built during the first world war. For a fee, you could strike a...  more »
  • This is interesting to see if you are already at the Cathedral. I would not make a special trip just to see this column. Evidently there a several objects across Germany that citizens would hammer nai...  more »