Hahn (Wiehl)

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City of Wiehl
Coordinates: 50 ° 57 ′ 15 ″  N , 7 ° 28 ′ 28 ″  E
Height : 285 m above sea level NN
Residents : (Dec 31, 2013)
Postal code : 51674
Area code : 02262
Hahn (Wiehl)

Location of Hahn in Wiehl

Hahn ( Hommersch Haan) is a town in the town of Wiehl in the Oberbergisches Kreis in the administrative district of Cologne in North Rhine-Westphalia .

Location and description

The place near Drabenderhöhe is about 6 kilometers west of the city center of Wiehl between Brächen , Immen and Niederhof . Hahn is located south of the federal highway 4 .



In 1555 the place In den Hagenn is mentioned in the Bergische Landessteuerliste.

The settlement In den hain is recorded on the A. Mercator map in 1575 . In the fodder sheet of the Homburg rule of 1580, 4 Bergische subjects are named for the place In dem Haen as taxable persons .

The name suggests location in the grove, hag or forest.


  • Hans Joachim Söhn, Lothar Wirths: Oat feed label. Inhabitants and fireplaces in the Homburg rulership in 1580 (= materials and sources on the Oberberg regional history. H. 3). Galunder, Gummersbach 2003, ISBN 3-89909-012-8 .