Trade and industry 1300 up to 1350

Bell in Minster Doberan from 1301. <br> Photo: Martin Heider Bell in Minster Doberan from 1301.
Photo: Martin Heider

region Mecklenburg

Shipbuilding required a broad supplier trade. Agriculture generated a processing trade for food production in towns and promoted the skills for manufacturing equipment. Service providers such as barber surgeons and barbers worked in the health sector. Metal-working craftsmen such as pewterers, founders and goldsmiths developed a good reputation.

Großes Stralsunder Koggensiegel von 1329 Large cog emblem of Stralsund, 1329

region Western Pomerania

Shipbuilding required a broad supplier trade. Agriculture generated a processing trade for food production in towns and promoted the skills for manufacturing equipment. Service providers such as barber surgeons and barbers worked in the health sector. Metal-working craftsmen such as pewterers, founders and goldsmiths developed a good reputation.

In 1306, Abbot Peter of St Nicholas' Monastery on Hiddensee allows the citizens of Stralsund to post a beacon for ships belonging to the Hanseatic League. The 'Luchte' is installed in the church steeple.

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