Schönau an der Brend

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Schönau a.d.Brend
Coat of arms of Schönau a.d.Brend
Coat of arms
Schönau a.d.Brend  is located in Germany
Schönau a.d.Brend
Schönau a.d.Brend
Coordinates: 50°23′N 10°6′E / 50.383°N 10.100°E / 50.383; 10.100Coordinates: 50°23′N 10°6′E / 50.383°N 10.100°E / 50.383; 10.100
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Unterfranken
District Rhön-Grabfeld
Municipal assoc. Bad Neustadt an der Saale
Government
 • Mayor Rudolf Zehe (CSU)
Area
 • Total 15.58 km2 (6.02 sq mi)
Elevation 320 m (1,050 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,237
 • Density 79/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 97659
Dialling codes 09775
Vehicle registration NES
Website www.schoenau-brend.de

Schönau an der Brend is a municipality with 1378 inhabitants in the district of Rhön-Grabfeld in northern Bavaria, Germany. It consists of two villages: Schönau an der Brend and Burgwallbach.

Points of interest[edit]

Monument to the invention of the Gyrowheel (gym wheel) by Otto Feick in 1926
Ruin of Burgwallbach castle
Monument of Heinrich von Bibra at the church in Burgwallbach

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