- From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Waldeck-Frankenberg is a Kreis (district) in the north of Hesse, Germany. Neighbouring districts are Höxter, Kassel, Schwalm-Eder, Marburg-Biedenkopf, Siegen-Wittgenstein, Hochsauerland.
(Redirected from Frankenberg (Eder)) Frankenberg an der Eder is a town in Waldeck-Frankenberg district, Hesse, Germany. The mountain at a ford over the Eder north of the Burgwald range was for a long time a fortified place, playing an especially important rôle under the Franks in the Saxon Wars.
The district is located in the mountains of the Sauerland, with the highest elevation in the district of 843 m (2,766 ft). With 1,848.58 km 2 (713.74 sq mi), it's the largest district in Hessen. Four artificial lakes created by dams are in the district, the biggest is the Edersee , which covers an area of 12 km 2 (4.6 sq mi).
Waldeck is one of the 299 single member constituencies used for the German parliament, the Bundestag. One of twenty two districts covering the state of Hesse, it covers the northern part of the state. The constituency was created for the 1949 election, the first election in West Germany after World War II.
Battenberg (Eder) is a small town in the Waldeck-Frankenberg state of Hesse, Germany.The town is noted for giving its name to the Battenberg family, a morganatic branch of the ruling House of Hesse-Darmstadt, and through it, the name Mountbatten used by members of the British royal family, a literal translation of Battenberg.
Allendorf (Eder) (German: [ˈaləndɔʁf] (listen)) is a municipality which situated in the north west of Hesse, Germany. The municipality is within the Waldeck-Frankenberg district in a rural region called the upper Eder Valley. The Burgwald range is located west of Allendorf while the Breite Struth hills are in Allendorf's east.
Districtul Waldeck-Frankenberg De la Wikipedia, enciclopedia liberă Districtul Waldeck-Frankenberg este un district rural (Landkreis) din landul Hessa, Germania.
Frankenau lies 10 km east of Frankenberg, and 33 km northeast of Marburg. Neighbouring communities. Frankenau borders in the north on the community of Vöhl, in the east on the community of Edertal and the town of Bad Wildungen, in the south on the community of Haina, and in the west on the town of Frankenberg (all in Waldeck-Frankenberg).