City of Blieskastel
|Residents :||253 (Dec. 31, 2019)|
|Incorporation :||1st January 1974|
|Postal code :||66440|
|Area code :||06803|
Location of Seelbach in Saarland
View of Seelbach
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 .
- Niederwürzbach online. Website of the Niederwürzbach and Seelbach local councils. Retrieved December 24, 2018 .
- Blieskasteler Nachrichten, January 17, 2020 - Population statistics
- City of Blieskastel: On the history of Niederwürzbach and Seelbach. Retrieved December 24, 2018 .