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Coat of arms of the local community Teschenmoschel
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Coordinates: 49 ° 38 '  N , 7 ° 44'  E

Basic data
State : Rhineland-Palatinate
County : Donnersbergkreis
Association municipality : North Palatinate Country
Height : 332 m above sea level NHN
Area : 3.73 km 2
Residents: 117 (Dec 31, 2019)
Population density : 31 inhabitants per km 2
Postal code : 67806
Area code : 06364
License plate : KIB, ROK
Community key : 07 3 33 077
Association administration address: Bezirksamtsstrasse 7
67806 Rockenhausen
Website : www.rockenhausen.de
Mayoress : Sabine Küsters
Location of the local community Teschenmoschel in the Donnersbergkreis
Obermoschel Niedermoschel Unkenbach Finkenbach-Gersweiler Waldgrehweiler Schiersfeld Sitters Alsenz Oberndorf (Pfalz) Mannweiler-Cölln Winterborn (Pfalz) Kalkofen (Pfalz) Niederhausen an der Appel Münsterappel Oberhausen an der Appel Gaugrehweiler Seelen Rathskirchen Teschenmoschel Bisterschied Ransweiler Stahlberg Bayerfeld-Steckweiler Sankt Alban (Pfalz) Gerbach Würzweiler Ruppertsecken Dielkirchen Katzenbach (Donnersbergkreis) Schönborn (Pfalz) Dörrmoschel Reichsthal Gundersweiler Gehrweiler Imsweiler Rockenhausen Höringen Schweisweiler Falkenstein (Pfalz) Winnweiler Lohnsfeld Wartenberg-Rohrbach Münchweiler an der Alsenz Gonbach Sippersfeld Breunigweiler Imsbach Börrstadt Steinbach am Donnersberg Ramsen (Pfalz) Kerzenheim Eisenberg (Pfalz) Göllheim Dreisen Standenbühl Lautersheim Biedesheim Ottersheim Bubenheim (Pfalz) Zellertal Einselthum Immesheim Albisheim (Pfrimm) Rüssingen Weitersweiler Marnheim Bennhausen Jakobsweiler Dannenfels Bolanden Kirchheimbolanden Mörsfeld Kriegsfeld Oberwiesen Orbis Morschheim Ilbesheim (Donnersbergkreis) Bischheim (Donnersberg) Rittersheim Stetten (Pfalz) Gauersheim Landkreis Bad Kreuznach Landkreis Alzey-Worms Landkreis Kusel Landkreis Kaiserslautern Landkreis Bad Dürkheimmap
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Teschenmoschel is a municipality in the Donnersbergkreis in Rhineland-Palatinate . It belongs to the Nordpfälzer Land association.

Geographical location

The place is located at the Moschel in the North Palatinate Uplands west of the Donnersberg between Kaiserslautern and Bad Kreuznach . To the north-east is Bistigart , to the south-east is Dörrmoschel and to the south-west is Rathskirchen .

The Mausmühle residential area also belongs to the community .


After the French Revolution , the place was incorporated into the French Donnersberg department . As a result of the Congress of Vienna , he was Bavarian from 1816 to 1945 . After the Second World War , Teschenmoschel was part of the French occupation zone and was incorporated into the newly formed state of Rhineland-Palatinate in 1946.


On October 31, 2014, 68.9 percent of the population were Protestant and 13.4 percent Catholic . The rest belonged to another religion or were non-denominational.


Municipal council

The municipal council in Teschenmoschel consists of six council members, who were elected by majority vote in the local elections on May 26, 2019 , and the honorary local mayor as chairman.

Local mayor

The local mayor is Sabine Küsters. She was elected by the local council in August 2019, succeeding Ernst Schulz, who no longer took office after 25 years.

coat of arms

Coat of arms of Teschenmoschel
Blazon : "Divided by gold and red, above a leaping black boar, below a silver shell, raised by three silver stones."

It was approved by the Neustadt district government in 1983 and goes back to a court seal from 1755.

Reasons for the coat of arms: The boar comes from the coat of arms of the Lords of Schorrenburg and the three stones in red come from the coat of arms of the Lords of Hunolstein . Both had feudal rights in Teschenmoschel. The Shell refers talking on the place name.

Culture and sights

The structure of an old barn served as the basis for the community center. Every year there is a festival with exhibitions by artists.

In Teschenmoschel there is an old Jewish cemetery that dates from the 17th century. There used to be a synagogue in the village that was responsible for the area.

See also: List of cultural monuments in Teschenmoschel


The state road 379 runs through the village . The federal highway 48 runs to the east . There is a connection to long-distance traffic via the Autobahn 63 in the southeast. In Rockenhausen there is a train station of the Alsenz Valley Railway .

Web links

Commons : Teschenmoschel  - Collection of images

Individual evidence

  1. State Statistical Office of Rhineland-Palatinate - population status 2019, districts, communities, association communities ( help on this ).
  2. State Statistical Office Rhineland-Palatinate (ed.): Official directory of the municipalities and parts of the municipality. Status: January 2018 [ Version 2020 is available. ] . S. 91 (PDF; 2.2 MB).
  3. Municipal statistics . In: KommWis. October 31, 2014, accessed November 30, 2014 .
  4. ^ The Regional Returning Officer RLP: City Council Election 2019 Teschenmoschel. Retrieved August 25, 2019 .
  5. The Rheinpfalz: Teschenmoschel: Sabine Küsters is the local mayor. August 18, 2019, accessed August 25, 2019 .
  6. ^ Karl Heinz Debus: The great book of arms of the Palatinate. Neustadt an der Weinstrasse 1988, ISBN 3-9801574-2-3 .