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Berlepsch Castle and its aristocratic owners

schloss-berlepsch

The castle is situated on a steep mountain Berlepsch on the Werra, near Witzenhausen and has been a center of 14. Century, the family of Berlepsch, which first documented in the middle of the 13. Century found. The oldest verifiable headquarters of the family (mentioned in the oldest documents and also Berlevessen Barlevessen) The village is at Barlissen Jühnde in Hanover. The same was, when is not known for sure, probably destroyed from Göttingen. In 1369 erbaute Arnold von Berlepsch das neue Haus Berlepsch  [...]