FrauenOrte im Land Brandenburg: Schleusenwärterin Emma Pufahl

Ship locks , Historic monuments and sites
0 Ratings of 5 (0)
0
0
0
0
0
How did you like your stay? You have already rated your stay.
From €
Show availability & price

p.P. = per person, p.P./N = per person / night, p.E./N = per unit / night, EZ = Single room, DZ = double room, FeWo = holiday home, App. = apartment, Suite = suite, FR = Breakfast, HP = half board, VP = full board
The information board at the town lock commemorates the life story of Emma Pufahl, an original of the town of Königs Wusterhausen. For 30 years, she guided boats through the town lock. At first, she only took over the work of her deceased husband. As an unskilled labourer, she earned too little for her hard work, as the heavy lock gates still had to be opened with muscle power using a hand crank. So, at an advanced age, she went back to school and in 1977, at the age of 65, became a skilled worker in hydraulic engineering.
Continue readingcollapse
The ‘FrauenOrte im Land Brandenburg’ (Women's Places in Brandenburg) project commemorates the history of important women at various locations. Information boards about their lives and work are scattered throughout Brandenburg.
Continue readingcollapse
The information board at the town lock commemorates the life story of Emma Pufahl, an original of the town of Königs Wusterhausen. For 30 years, she guided boats through the town lock. At first, she only took over the work of her deceased husband. As an unskilled labourer, she earned too little for her hard work, as the heavy lock gates still had to be opened with muscle power using a hand crank. So, at an advanced age, she went back to school and in 1977, at the age of 65, became a skilled worker in hydraulic engineering.
Continue readingcollapse
The ‘FrauenOrte im Land Brandenburg’ (Women's Places in Brandenburg) project commemorates the history of important women at various locations. Information boards about their lives and work are scattered throughout Brandenburg.
Continue readingcollapse

Arrival planner

Bahnhofstraße/Schloßstraße

15711 Königs Wusterhausen

Weather Today, 18. 7.

19 26
overcast clouds

  • Friday
    16 29
  • Saturday
    18 32

Tourist information

Tourismusverband Dahme Seenland e.V.

Bahnhofsvorplatz 5
15711 Königs Wusterhausen

Tel.: +49 (0) 3375-252025

Weather Today, 18. 7.

19 26
overcast clouds

  • Friday
    16 29
  • Saturday
    18 32

All information, times and prices are regularly checked and updated. Nevertheless, we can not guarantee the accuracy of the data. We recommend that you inquire about the current status by phone / e-mail or via the provider's website before your visit.

(+49) +49(0)331 2004747​ We are available for you via telephone: weekdays Mon – Fri 9 am – 1 pm and Oct. 31 from 9 am – 1 pm.

Thank you for your enquiry!

In case your enquiry did not result in a booking, we will be getting in touch with you as quickly as possible during our service hours from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

We are also glad to answer all of your questions surrounding the State of Brandenburg at (+49)(0)331- 200 47 47. Please send us an e-mail at service@reiseland-brandenburg.de.

Your information and travel agency service Brandenburg

Your request was not successful!

Please try again later. Thank you.

Your information and travel agency service Brandenburg

Online booking


Thank you for visiting www.brandenburg-tourism.com

This website has been developed with the latest technology. Unfortunately, you are using a browser that does not meet the latest technical requirements.

We therefore ask you to use an alternative browser (E.g. Google Chrome, Firefox or Edge) and we hope you enjoy browsing our website.