Landsberg Castle (Palatinate) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Landsberg Castle ( German: Burg Landsberg, also Moschellandsburg or Landsburg) is a ruined hillside castle on the hill of Moschellandsberg near the town of Obermoschel in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate. It may be hired out for private events. Contents 1 History 2 Site
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Landsberg Castle may refer to: Landsberg Castle (Alsace), France Landsberg Castle (Palatinate), a ruined castle near Obermoschel, Germany Landsberg Castle, a ruined castle in Landsberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany See also [ edit] Lanšperk Castle, in Okres Ústí nad Orlicí, Czech Republic; see William II of Pernstein
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Landsberg Castle (German language: Burg Landsberg, also Moschellandsburg or Landsburg) is a ruined hillside castle on the hill of Moschellandsberg near the town of Obermoschel in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate. It may be hired out for private events.
The castle is first recorded in 1130 when Count Emicho of Schmidburg bequeathed it to Gerlach I of Veldenz. When the male line of the counts of Veldenz died out in 1444, the castle and the County of Veldenz went to Stephen of Palatinate-Simmern and fell, during the division of inheritance, to the line of Palatinate-Zweibrücken. Stephen's son, Louis...
Copperplate of the castle from the 17th century A bergfried dominates the castle and can be seen from a long way off. In the 16th century, the castle was converted into a Renaissance schloß. A might shield wall of rusticated ashlar from the 12th/13th centuries has survived, as have the remains of the palas, gate tower, enceinte, stables and castle ...
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Look up Landsberg in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Landsberg may refer to: Landsberg (surname) Margraviate of Landsberg, a march of the Holy Roman Empire Palatinate-Landsberg, a state of the Holy Roman Empire Places Landsberg (district), Bavaria, Germany Landsberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Palatinate-Landsberg was a state of the Holy Roman Empire based around Landsberg in northeastern France. Palatinate-Landsberg was the intermediate partition of Palatinate-Zweibrücken in 1604 for Frederick Casimir, the youngest son of John I, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken. Landsberg was invaded and devastated during the Thirty Years' War.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Eltz Castle Numerous castles are found in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate. These buildings, some of which have a history of over 1000 years, were the setting of historical events and the domains of famous personalities; and many still are imposing edifices to this day.