Lanzenberg (municipality of Perg)
Lanzenberg ( village )
|Pole. District , state||Perg (PE), Upper Austria|
|Pole. local community||Perg ( KG Weinzierl )|
|Residents of the village||300 (January 1, 2020)|
|Building status||72 (2001)|
|Counting district / district||Weinzierl (41 116 002)|
|Source: STAT : index of places ; BEV : GEONAM ; DORIS|
The village with 271 and 276 inhabitants (2001 and 2011 census) is in the northeast of Weinzierl on the border with Allerheiligen in the Mühlkreis and Schwertberg at and belongs to the Upper Austrian spatial units southern Mühlviertler Randlagen and Aist-Naarn-Kuppenland . North of the village is the highest elevation of the cadastral community Weinzierl, the Nussbaumer Höhe at
|Winden (Gem. Schwertberg )||Judenleiten (according to All Saints' Day in Mkr. )||Hochtor (according to Windhaag bP )|
The name Lanz (Lenz) is the abbreviation of the personal name Laurenzius (Lorenz) , the final syllable -berg is a natural name. The settlement name Lanzenberg belongs to the old German namesake.
In 1291 "Seifrid von Lanzenberg was mentioned in a document, Ruger von Lanzenberg appears in Machland documents in 1303 and 1306. This family had very good relations with St. Florian Monastery . Around 1340 two farms in the village of Lanzenberg were donated to the monastery. Beside The lords of Kapellen owned some farm estates in Lanzenberg for the Lanzenbergers, and the lords of Liechtenstein inherited numerous estates after they died out in 1406. In the 18th and 19th centuries, the village of Lanzenberg consisted of 6 farms and a few small houses .
There were also two millstone quarries in Lanzenberg (Kerngraben), which are now separated by a road. At the roadside is a memorial for the members of the German Wehrmacht and Waffen-SS who were shot there by American soldiers on May 7, 1945 .
Lanzenberg is crossed by the L1424 state road. The Donausteig , which was newly opened in 2010, runs along the southern edge . The village is dominated by agriculture, residential houses were built in the center and on the south-facing slopes.