Downtown Hamburg: Ellerntorsbrücke over Herrengrabenfleet

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Downtown Hamburg: Ellerntorsbruecke over Herrengrabenfleet

The Ellerntorsbrücke crossing the Herrengrabenfleet canal in the historic
downtown district of Hamburg, northern Germany (February 27, 2013)
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The Ellerntorsbrücke is named after the Ellerntor, once a city gate next to this bridge (Brücke means bridge). The old city of Hamburg was entered and left through this gate and across this bridge. A placard explains that the Ellerntor gate was erased in 1668.

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