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|Land of the Federal Republic:||Thuringia|
|district:||District Schmalkalden Meiningen|
|geographical situation:|| |
Coordinates: 50° 43 ' N, 10° 33 ' O 50° 43 ' N, 10° 33 ' O
|height:||approx. 550 m and. NN|
|surface:||6.74 km ²|
|inhabitants:||857 (30. June 2005)|
|Population density:||127 inhabitants for each km ²|
|postal zip codes:||98587|
|municipality key:||16 0 66 062|
|municipality arrangement:||no local parts|
of the local administration:
| Hauptstr. 11|
98587 sample city
|mayor:||Uwe morning-wake (CDU)|
Rotterode is a municipality in the district Schmalkalden Meiningen in the Thüringer forest.
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the municipality belongs to the central administrative body Haselgrund.
the place is because of the south slope of the Rotteroder height (600 m) with view to the Knüllfeld and to the large Hermannsberg. West the place raises reliably main comb of the Thüringer of forest, which elevator way run-rise is therefore only approximately 3 km far away. Close one of the running paste stands also the mountain rescue team hut of the Rotteroder mountain rescue team.
in the MOO brook valley already stood in 12. Century the MOO castle, which served the Thüringer land count from the waiting castle to control of the trade route high road and for the safety device of the border area. Beginning 14. Century the castle was destroyed, after the legend based a remainder of the gang the Dörfchen Rotterode. The inhabitants of the place lived to in 20. Century mainly of the ironmongery handicraft (nail nagelschmiede) and the agriculture. Long time did not give it in the village church, but only one praying hall in a public building. Only 1955 were established the Johanneskirche.
development of the number of inhabitants (31. December):
- data source: Thüringer national office for statistics
culture and objects of interest
by the landschaftlich delightful MOO brook reason leads a moving way at the soil monument MOO castle to run-rises past.
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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