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Ratzeburg

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg V-43 map
Part of Braun and Hogenberg V-43 map






Facts in brief:

The town was founded in the 11th century as Racisburg. The name is traditionally derived from the local Wendish ruler, Prince Ratibor of the Polabians, who was nicknamed Ratse. Read more...

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