Stadtbredimus

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Stadtbredimus

Stadbriedemes
Skyline of Stadtbredimus
Coat of arms of Stadtbredimus
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Stadtbredimus highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Stadtbredimus highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 49°33′50″N 6°21′50″E / 49.5639°N 6.3639°E / 49.5639; 6.3639Coordinates: 49°33′50″N 6°21′50″E / 49.5639°N 6.3639°E / 49.5639; 6.3639
Country Luxembourg
CantonRemich
Area
 • Total10.17 km2 (3.93 sq mi)
Area rank95th of 102
Highest elevation
289 m (948 ft)
 • Rank101st of 102
Lowest elevation
140 m (460 ft)
 • Rank4th of 102
Population
 (2018)
 • Total1,904
 • Rank78th of 102
 • Density190/km2 (480/sq mi)
 • Density rank42nd of 102
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
LAU 2LU0001207
Websitestadtbredimus.lu

Stadtbredimus (Luxembourgish: Stadbriedemes) is a commune and small town in south-eastern Luxembourg. It is part of the canton of Remich.

As of 2005, the town of Stadtbredimus, which lies in the south-east of the commune, has a population of 676. Other towns within the commune include Greiveldange.

Stadtbredimus Castle in the centre of the town has a history going back to the 13th century when a fortified castle stood on the site. In 1724, today's castle was built on the ruins of the old fort, it was here that Luxembourg's national poet, Edmond de la Fontaine, better known as Dicks, lived from 1858 to 1881.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stadtbredimus" Archived 2012-07-08 at Archive.today, Guide Communal. ‹See Tfd›(in French) Retrieved 30 March 2011.

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