Kamsdorf

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Kamsdorf
Coordinates: 50°38′41″N11°26′41″E / 50.64472°N 11.44472°E / 50.64472; 11.44472 Coordinates: 50°38′41″N11°26′41″E / 50.64472°N 11.44472°E / 50.64472; 11.44472
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Saalfeld-Rudolstadt
Municipality Unterwellenborn
Area
  Total 6.90 km2 (2.66 sq mi)
Elevation 325-400 m (−987 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)
  Total 2,653
  Density 380/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 07334
Dialling codes 03671
Vehicle registration SLF

Kamsdorf is a village and a former municipality in the district Saalfeld-Rudolstadt, in Thuringia, Germany. Since July 2018, it is part of the municipality Unterwellenborn.

Saalfeld-Rudolstadt District in Thuringia, Germany

Saalfeld-Rudolstadt is a Kreis (district) in the south of Thuringia, Germany. Neighboring districts are the districts Weimarer Land, Saale-Holzland, Saale-Orla, the district Kronach in Bavaria, and the districts Sonneberg, Hildburghausen and Ilm-Kreis.

Thuringia State in Germany

Thuringia, officially the Free State of Thuringia, is a state of Germany.

Germany Federal parliamentary republic in central-western Europe

Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany, is a country in Central and Western Europe, lying between the Baltic and North Seas to the north, and the Alps to the south. It borders Denmark to the north, Poland and the Czech Republic to the east, Austria and Switzerland to the south, France to the southwest, and Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands to the west.

History

Within the German Empire (1871-1918), Kamsdorf was part of the Prussian Province of Saxony.

German Empire empire in Central Europe between 1871–1918

The German Empire, also known as Imperial Germany, was the German nation state that existed from the unification of Germany in 1871 until the abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II in 1918.

Prussia state in Central Europe between 1525–1947

Prussia was a historically prominent German state that originated in 1525 with a duchy centred on the region of Prussia on the southeast coast of the Baltic Sea. It was de facto dissolved by an emergency decree transferring powers of the Prussian government to German Chancellor Franz von Papen in 1932 and de jure by an Allied decree in 1947. For centuries, the House of Hohenzollern ruled Prussia, successfully expanding its size by way of an unusually well-organised and effective army. Prussia, with its capital in Königsberg and from 1701 in Berlin, decisively shaped the history of Germany.

Province of Saxony province of Prussia

The Province of Saxony, also known as Prussian Saxony was a province of the Kingdom of Prussia and later the Free State of Prussia from 1816 until 1945. Its capital was Magdeburg.

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