The statue on the bridge over
the "Tiefenbach" stream is diagonally opposite "Haus Witschen" dates
from 1763,presumed made in a workshop in the neighbouring village of
On the left hand side
of the base , Johan Michael Bauer(1707 1779) -the "financer" of the
statue, had the following inscription added.: on studying the
inscription one notices that some of the letters are larger. “HANC STATUAM FUNDA / TOR
BAUR / EREXIT
LOCO QUI / DICTITUR
On studying the
inscription one notices that some of the letters are larger. These
are roman numerical figures which tell, in correct order, the date
of making; so called chronogram:
MDCCLXIII = 1763).
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