Sandersdorf

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Sandersdorf
Stadtteil of Sandersdorf-Brehna
Coat of arms of Sandersdorf
Coat of arms
Sandersdorf   is located in Germany
Sandersdorf
Sandersdorf
Coordinates: 51°37′11″N 12°14′24″E / 51.61972°N 12.24000°E / 51.61972; 12.24000Coordinates: 51°37′11″N 12°14′24″E / 51.61972°N 12.24000°E / 51.61972; 12.24000
Country Germany
State Saxony-Anhalt
District Anhalt-Bitterfeld
Town Sandersdorf-Brehna
Government
 • Mayor Wolfgang Thiel
Area
 • Total 24.09 km2 (9.30 sq mi)
Elevation 90 m (300 ft)
Population (2006-12-31)
 • Total 9,552
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 06780, 06792, 06794
Dialling codes 03493
Vehicle registration ABI
Website www.sandersdorf.de

Sandersdorf is a village and a former municipality in the district of Anhalt-Bitterfeld, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Since 1 July 2009, it is part of the town Sandersdorf-Brehna. It is situated approximately 5 km west of Bitterfeld, and 27 km northeast of Halle (Saale).

The village contains the Sandersdorf Castle, a 17th-century stately home erected on the site of a fortified castle from the mid 12th century.[1] It is the birthplace of German author Johann Gottfried Schnabel.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chronik von Sandersdorf". Markt Altmannstein. Retrieved 2014-01-05.