So-called cross cross Stoffel, French Heritage monument to Mouterhouse

Cross high in 1864 (date range), at the location where Christiana Jonas, wife of Christophe Altenburger, was killed by the falling tree. Restored to 1982, is located at the limit of Lorraine and Alsace.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

so-called cross cross Stoffel
Crédit photo : (so-called cross cross Stoffel, mouterhouse)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

so-called cross cross Stoffel, Cross high in 1864 (date range), at the location where Christiana Jonas, wife of Christophe Altenburger, was killed by the falling tree. Restored to 1982, is (...) So-called cross cross Stoffel, French Heritage monument to Mouterhouse mouterhouse, moselle

Location and general information

  • identifier : 162608
  • item : croix de chemin dite croix Stoffel
  • Location of the building :
    • Lorraine
    • Moselle
    • Mouterhouse
  • Place name : Rebsteckeneck
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 57489
  • Zip code of the municipality : 57620
  • Order in the communal list : 18
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • Wayside Cross
    • cross
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 19th century
    • 3rd quarter 19th century
  • Year : 1864
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • This construction is mainly composed of sandstone
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation : 2 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • crucifix
    • symbol profane
  • Dimensions : 296 h ; 60 la ; 48 pr
  • Typology :
    • The only information on the typology 'cross in imitation of nature'
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other : 6 various other information are available
    • skull
    • pile of stones
    • tree trunk
    • tibia
    • Apple
    • Snake © lorraine region State property
  • Mérimée reference : IA00037979

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