The Treidler Monument in Dormagen-Stürzelberg is intended to commemorate the long-forgotten towing time on the Lower Rhine.
To Treidel means that ships were pulled upstream by horses on ropes (lines). This type of transportation ended with the introduction of steamers.
Monuments in the region of the Lower Rhine :
Location : Leinpfad , Dormagen- Stürzelberg
This map shows some locations of monuments in the region of the Lower Rhine, which should remind of different things.