Lorscheid

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Lorscheid
Herl-Lorscheid02.jpg
Coat of arms of Lorscheid
Coat of arms
Location of Lorscheid within Trier-Saarburg district
Lorscheid in TR.svg
Lorscheid is located in Germany
Lorscheid
Lorscheid
Lorscheid is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Lorscheid
Lorscheid
Coordinates: 49°44′14″N 6°50′57″E / 49.73722°N 6.84917°E / 49.73722; 6.84917Coordinates: 49°44′14″N 6°50′57″E / 49.73722°N 6.84917°E / 49.73722; 6.84917
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictTrier-Saarburg
Municipal assoc.Ruwer
Government
 • MayorJutta Gard-Becker
Area
 • Total5.09 km2 (1.97 sq mi)
Elevation
420 m (1,380 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[2]
 • Total568
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
54317
Dialling codes06500
Vehicle registrationTR

Lorscheid is a village and a part of the Ruwer (municipality) near Trier in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

Lorscheid is on an old Roman road. Many archaeological settlements are nearby. The village is first mentioned in the inventory of the Abbey of St. Maximin in Trier for the year 1211.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. "Gemeinden in Deutschland mit Bevölkerung am 31. Dezember 2015" (PDF). Statistisches Bundesamt (in German). 2016.

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