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Community of Schenklengsfeld
Coordinates: 50 ° 48 ′ 17 ″  N , 9 ° 48 ′ 56 ″  E
Height : 351  (343-369)  m above sea level NHN
Area : 2.78 km²
Residents : 203  (December 31, 2017)
Population density : 73 inhabitants / km²
Incorporation : December 31, 1971
Postal code : 36277
Area code : 06629

Landershausen is a district of the community Schenklengsfeld in the eastern Hessian district of Hersfeld-Rotenburg .

Geographical location

The place is about 2.8 kilometers southwest of the main town Schenklengsfeld. It is located on the north-western slopes of the Ringberg ( 451  m above sea level ), in the northern area of ​​the Rhön . The Ringbach rises near the village and flows into the Solz in Schenklengsfeld .


Farm on the main thoroughfare

In 1343 the place was first mentioned in a document as "Lentershusen". The spelling of the place name continued to change from Lanttirshausen at the end of the 14th century and "Lendershausen" in 1634. During this time, the village belonged to the Landecker Amt .

On December 31, 1971, Landershausen was incorporated into the community of Schenklengsfeld.


The main thoroughfare is Kreisstraße 18, which connects the place with Konrode and the core municipality and in the opposite direction with Erdmannrode . The next national roads are about eight kilometers away, the federal road 27 and the federal road 62 .

Local public transport is carried out by ÜWAG Bus GmbH with line 345.


There is a village community center in the village .

Web links

Commons : Landershausen  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Landershausen, Hersfeld-Rotenburg district. Historical local dictionary for Hessen. (As of November 20, 2015). In: Landesgeschichtliches Informationssystem Hessen (LAGIS).
  2. Figures, data & facts on the website of the community of Schenklengsfeld , accessed in August 2018
  3. Dr. Groscurth: Villages of the district of Hersfeld in Mein Heimatland, January 1961, Volume 19. (Supplement of the Hersfelder Zeitung )
  4. ^ Federal Statistical Office (ed.): Historical municipality directory for the Federal Republic of Germany. Name, border and key number changes in municipalities, counties and administrative districts from May 27, 1970 to December 31, 1982 . W. Kohlhammer GmbH, Stuttgart and Mainz 1983, ISBN 3-17-003263-1 , p. 396 .