City of Gummersbach
|Height :||470 m above sea level NN|
|Residents :||3 (Dec 31, 2019)|
|Postal code :||51647|
|Area code :||02354|
Location of Bracht in Gummersbach
With a distance of almost 15 km, the town is further from the city center than any other district. It is located in the extreme northeast of the municipality, is crossed by the A 45 ( E 41 ) and can be reached by car via the federal highway 54 .
In 1542 the place was first mentioned in a document with the naming of Johan op der Bracht in the Turkish tax lists .
The place is not directly affected by local public transport ; the nearest stop ( Piene ) can be reached after about two kilometers on foot. This is connected via bus line 318 (Gummersbach - ( Niedernhagen -) Lieberhausen / Piene / Pernze ).
- Klaus Pampus: First documentary naming of Oberbergischer places (= contributions to Oberbergischen history. Sonderbd. 1). Oberbergische Department 1924 eV of the Bergisches Geschichtsverein, Gummersbach 1998, ISBN 3-88265-206-3 .