Lake Zurich froze only four times during 19th century.

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Lake Zurich froze only four times during 19th century: in 1830, 1880, 1891 and 1895. This image is from 1891. Known in the local Swiss-German dialect as Seefroni, the freezing of the lake was such a rare event, it attracted sightseers and traders alike to make the most of the spectacle. The last time Lake Zurich froze was during the...

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