Help finding a Swiss town based on road signs

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Mar 4, 2016 - 11:57 AM

I have an old photo of my grandmother in Switzerland. Behind her are some road signs. I am not quite aware of what the sign indicates, either distance in km or perhaps motorway routes. If anyone can gather anything helpful from the photo, I would greatly appreciate any input. I am trying to get a general idea of which city or town the photo was taken in.

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Mar 5, 2016 - 12:56 AM in reply to katevalk

Hi Katevalk.

Possibly, near Brienz.

Check this map:

Not sure that distances match, but they come close.


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Mar 5, 2016 - 7:21 AM

Brienz indeed makes sense, as there are two roads in opposite directions to Interlaken (at least nowadays). Also there still is a road number 6 connecting Meiringen to Thun via Brienz, so it could be roads numbers too.

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