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History of the castle men, Viscount and Burglehen Nideggen


The book begins with the history of the castle and town Nideggen. We find the oldest messages on the time of construction to destruction in 154e by the Imperial and the history of the resident families, Castle men and Viscount.

The castle Heimbach and the counts and lords of Hengebach


The name comes from Heimbecha first in a document of the Frankish king Theodoric I., with donations to the church at Arras. The name comes from the river Heimbach Hengebach “ubi Hengebach influit Ruram.”