Seelbach (Blieskastel)

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City of Blieskastel
Coordinates: 49 ° 13 ′ 45 "  N , 7 ° 11 ′ 10"  E
Residents : 253  (Dec. 31, 2019)
Incorporation : 1st January 1974
Postal code : 66440
Area code : 06803
Seelbach (Saarland)

Location of Seelbach in Saarland

View of Seelbach
View of Seelbach

Seelbach is a district of Niederwürzbach , a district of Blieskastel in the Saarpfalz district , Saarland .


Seelbach is located at the upper end of the Seelbach Valley. To the north of the village lies Niederwürzbach, to the south of it Aßweiler . Seelbach is part of the Bliesgau Biosphere Reserve of UNESCO .


In 1180, Seelbach was first mentioned in a document as "Selebach". In the 15th century the place became a desert . Resettlement only took place at the time of the French reunification policy (1679–1697).


Seelbach is connected to Niederwürzbach and Aßweiler via Landstrasse 234. Another connection to Niederwürzbach is via the “Alte Steige” road. There are also connections to Biesingen and Ommersheim via dirt roads .

Web links

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

Individual evidence

  1. Blieskasteler Nachrichten, January 17, 2020 - Population statistics
  2. ^ City of Blieskastel: On the history of Niederwürzbach and Seelbach. Retrieved December 24, 2018 .