Döblitz

Döblitz is a village and a former municipality in the Saalekreis district, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Since 1 January 2011, it has been part of the town of Löbejün-Wettin.

Döblitz
Ortsteil of Löbejün-Wettin
Coat of arms of Döblitz
Coat of arms
Location of Döblitz
Döblitz is located in Germany
Döblitz
Döblitz
Döblitz is located in Saxony-Anhalt
Döblitz
Döblitz
Coordinates: 51°33′27″N 11°49′49″E / 51.55750°N 11.83028°E / 51.55750; 11.83028Coordinates: 51°33′27″N 11°49′49″E / 51.55750°N 11.83028°E / 51.55750; 11.83028
CountryGermany
StateSaxony-Anhalt
DistrictSaalekreis
TownLöbejün-Wettin
Area
 • Total6.24 km2 (2.41 sq mi)
Elevation
94 m (308 ft)
Population
 (2009-12-31)
 • Total162
 • Density26/km2 (67/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
06193
Dialling codes034607
Vehicle registrationSK

Its historical and cultural society Förderverein Kultur und Geschichte Döblitz e.V. volunteers in preserving an old Romanesque church to maintain the cultural heritage and to offer cultural events to the community and to the region throughout the year.

GeographyEdit

Döblitz is located in the nature reserve "Unteres Saaltal" in the north-west of Halle (Saale).

HistoryEdit

HistoryEdit

The village of Döblitz was first mentioned in 1286 in a deed of gift, in which it is called Dobelicz. Founded on the banks of the River Saale, it used to be a fishing village. Like many other settlements to the east of the River Saale, Döblitz is of Slavic origin.

Coat of armsEdit

The coat of arms was approved by the Regierungspräsidium Halle on 4 May 1999. It shows a red sailing boat with a blue pennant. The vessel is sailing on blue water with two silver waves. The background of the coat of arms is also silver.

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