Great Osser Castle Stables
|Great Osser Castle Stables|
|Alternative name (s):||Osserburg|
|Creation time :||End of the 12th century|
|Castle type :||Höhenburg, summit location|
|Conservation status:||Burgstall, trench remains|
|Standing position :||Count|
The extremely high-altitude small castle, which was built at the end of the 12th century, perhaps never completed, is seen today as a show of force by the Counts of Bogen . Also, according to the ceramic surface finds a connection with the traditional for 1193 castle buildings Graf Alberts III. of arches on the Hohe Bogen and its surroundings. The castle is mentioned in border descriptions between 1512 (already called "das ödslos" here) and 1708. Ruins were still visible in the 19th century .
- Bernhard Ernst: Castle construction in the southeastern Upper Palatinate from the early Middle Ages to the early modern period, Volume 2: Catalog . Publishing house Dr. Faustus, Büchenbach 2003, ISBN 3-933474-20-5 , pp. 170-171.
- Entry on Osserburg in the scientific database " EBIDAT " of the European Castle Institute
- Hans Aschenbrenner: The castle on the Osser - did it really exist? on mitterfels-online (accessed November 27, 2017)