City of Annaburg
|Height :||75 m|
|Incorporation :||February 16, 2003|
|Postal code :||06925|
|Area code :||035385|
Location of Purzien in Saxony-Anhalt
The place is first mentioned under the name Bortzin in a deed of donation from 1339 issued by Rudolf I. Until 1815 the place belonged to the office of Annaburg . In 1550, 18 possessed men lived here, eleven of whom were coaches and seven gardeners who were directly subordinate to the Lochau office. The spelling of the place name at that time was Burtzien .
Purzien was already a branch of the church in Annaburg in the 16th century.
On February 16, 2003, Purzien was incorporated into Annaburg.
Culture and sights
- The church built in 1865 , the previous building of which is dated to 1376.