Lübbenau

History at a Glance

 

Welcome to the city of punts and pickles.

1315

first documentary mention Lübbenau´s

1430

lived 50% German and 50% Sorbs/Wends in Lübbenau; official language is German

 

economic development:
since the 15th century breweries
from 16 century fishing, hunting, beekeeping
from 17 century linen mill
from 17 - 18 century, growing cucumbers

1655

shooting club will founded at Lübbenau

1740

statement of post miles pillar in the suburban (today cucumber quarters)

1866

opening of the railway line Berlin-Görlitz

1882

beginning of the Spree Forest Tourism (initiated by Paul Fahlisch)

since 1884

found in the city instead of at the time of the main harvest cucumbers market, from all the surrounding towns were fed cucumber growers

1908

establishment of the ferryman association

1935 to 1940

Ehm Welk, writer, lives in Lübbenau (Dammstraße 26)
the best-known works:
the pagans of Kummerow
the life clock of Gottlieb Grambauer
the righteous of Kummerow

1954

re-establishment of the cooperative punt tour people

1954

first Spree forest festival

1957

opening of the museum of national history Lehde

1957

laying the foundation stone and opening up the power plant Lübbenau lignite mining

1991

establishment of the tourism association

1996

decommissioning of the power plant Lübbenau

1998

Lübbenau/Spreewald is state-approved health resort

2004

an ICE of Deutsche Bahn received the name of the city Lübbenau/Spreewald

2007

gold medal for Lübbenau/Spreewald in the national competition Entente Floral "Our city is blossoming"

2009

Lübbenau/Spreewald was honored as the sportiest city in Germany (Mission Olympics)

2010

gold medal for Lübbenau/Spreewald in the national competition Entente Floral "Our city is blossoming"

2012

Brandenburgtag in Lübbenau

2015 700 years Lübbenau/Spreewald

 

 

 
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