Menne (Warburg)

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City of Warburg
Coordinates: 51 ° 31 ′ 16 ″  N , 9 ° 7 ′ 16 ″  E
Height : 209 m
Area : 4.57 km²
Residents : 834
Population density : 182 inhabitants / km²
Incorporation : 1st January 1975
Postal code : 34414
Area code : 05641
Location of Menne in Warburg

Menne is a district of Warburg in the North Rhine-Westphalian district of Höxter in the administrative district of Detmold with 834 inhabitants.

The district of Menne is located about 5 km north of the core town of Warburg in a depression and, in addition to the core town, borders the Warburg districts of Hohenwepel , Ossendorf and Nörde .


Catholic Church of St. Anthony of Padua

In the Corveyer traditions of the Corvey Monastery , the name Menne is mentioned for the first time in a document around the year 836. Other spellings of the name are Menni or Menny .

Menne was an independent municipality that belonged to the Warburg-Land office until it was incorporated into the city of Warburg on January 1, 1975 by the Sauerland / Paderborn law .

Regular events

  • Spring concert by the Musikverein (two weeks before Easter)
  • Shooting festival of the shooting club Menne e. V. beginning of July each year
  • Sports festival of the sports club Menne 1922 eV at the end of July each year
  • Summer party of Club Menne 1977 eV in August every year
  • Festival of lights of the Menne Tennis Club in August every year
  • Traditional Christmas ball (every year on December 25th)


  • Beckermann, Johannes (1995): Menne in the 30 Years War: 1618–1648. In: Menner Chronik and Heimatblätter. 4 (1995), pp. 71-84
  • Blome, Heinrich (1986): Menne. In: Mürmann, Franz (ed.): The city of Warburg 1036–1986. Contributions to the history of a city. Volume 2. Warburg: Hermes, pp. 463-466. ISBN 3-922032-07-9 .
  • Blome, Heinrich (1994): Papenheim - a desert near Menne: Contributions to the history of the former village, the church and the family of the ravens and lords of Pappenheim. In: Menner Chronik and Heimatblätter. 3: 41-58 (1994).
  • Blome, Heinrich (1995): Emigrants from Menne in the 19th century. In: Menner Chronik and Heimatblätter. 6: 137-149 (1995).
  • Blome, Heinrich (1997): History of the church and the parish "St. Antonius von Padua" in Menne. In: Menner Chronik and Heimatblätter. 11 (1997), pp. 293-422.
  • Blome, Heinrich (2000): Water supply in Menne. From the well to the tap. In: Menner Chronik and Heimatblätter. 17 (2000), pp. 553-565.
  • Lohr, Siegfried Hermann (1994): Gut Menne. A contribution to the history and economic development from the beginning until today. In: Menner Chronik and Heimatblätter. 2 (1994).
  • Pollmann, Hans-Otto (2007): A settlement area with house plans of the Wartberg culture in Warburg-Menne, district of Höxter. In: Archaeological correspondence sheet.
  • Steffens, Josef (1995): The railway in Menne: a contribution to the history of the construction of the railway lines and the operation of the Menne station. In: Menner Chronik and Heimatblätter. 6: 117-135 (1995).
  • Strümper, Walter (1996): The Post in Menne. A contribution to the history of a Bördedorf. In: Menner Chronik and Heimatblätter. 7 (1996), pp. 162-176.

Web links

Commons : Menne  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. a b c Brief portrait of the Menne district on the website of the City of Warburg. Retrieved May 23, 2013 .
  2. Blome 1986: 463.
  3. Heimatverein Menne with an imprint of a copy of the Corveyer traditions. Retrieved May 23, 2013 .
  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, Stuttgart / Mainz 1983, ISBN 3-17-003263-1 , p. 328 .