|of these articles describes the Thüringer municipality Franconia home. For further meanings see Franconia home (term clarifying).|
|Coat of arms||map|
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|Land of the Federal Republic:||Thuringia|
|geographical situation:|| |
Coordinates: 50° 32 ' N, 10° 05 ' O 50° 32 ' N, 10° 05 ' O
|height:||750-780 m and. NN|
|surface:||9.11 km ²|
(31. December 2003)
|Population density:||141 inhabitants for each km ²|
|postal zip codes:|| 98634|
|municipality key:||16 0 66 024|
|city arrangement:|| 1 local part and/or.|
of the city administration:
| At the cemetery 5|
98634 Franconia home
|mayor:||Manfred Abe (a party)|
Table of contents
the municipality is appropriate for Hessen, Thuringia and Bavaria in the biosphere reservation Rhön in the high Rhön in three-landhits a corner exactly and is the high-altitude village of the Rhön. Above the place is the prospect mountain elbow (Rhön)
due to its special climate is the place elevator air health resort.
1228 was mentioned for the first time the place. For a long time argued Fulda, peppering castle, hen mountain and Tann about Franconia home and Birx. 1569 went out a comparison then to favour of hen mountain . Until 1900 the only earning facility lay in the whip production, weaving mill, brush production and in the wood goods sector; therefore the village was for a long time the poorest Rhön.
culture and objects of interest
the Evangelist church is a simply ausgestatter again-gothical building of 1870, which was established in place of an older wood church.
close ones of the place on the Bavarian side the black moorland lies.
Web on the left of
age brook | Ash-live | Farmer brook | Behrungen | Belrieth | Benshausen | Berkach | Bermbach | Bibra | Birx | Spreading/Werra | Brotterode | Christes | Dillstädt | A-live | Ellingshausen | Inherit-live | Exdorf | Fambach | Flea Seligenthal | Frankenheim/Rhön | Friedelshausen | Hen mountain | Herpf | Hessles | Hümpfershausen | Jüchsen | Cold and home | Cold west home | Bold village | Leutersdorf | Mehmels | Meiningen | Melpers | Metzels | Neubrunn | North home | Upper yard | Upper Katz | Obermassfeld Grimmenthal | Oberschönau | Upperfeast | Oepfershausen | Queienfeld | Rentwertshausen | Rhönblick | Rippershausen | Ritschenhausen | Pipe | Pink one | Rossdorf | Rotterode | Schmalkalden | Schwallungen | Schwarza | Schwickershausen | Springstille | Steinbach resounding mountain | Stepfershausen | Sülzfeld | Trusetal | Unterkatz | Undersize field | Unterschönau | Unterweid | Utendorf | Vachdorf | Viernau | Illusion | Barrier brook | Barrier village | Wasungen | Wernshausen | Wölfershausen | Wolf-man-live | Zella Mehlis