Schaanwald

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Schaanwald
Village
Schaanwald railway station
Schaanwald is located in Liechtenstein
Schaanwald
Schaanwald
Locator map of Schaanwald in Liechtenstein
Coordinates: 47°13′N 9°34′E / 47.217°N 9.567°E / 47.217; 9.567Coordinates: 47°13′N 9°34′E / 47.217°N 9.567°E / 47.217; 9.567
Country Liechtenstein
Electoral district Unterland
MunicipalityMauren.png Mauren
Elevation
450 m (1,480 ft)
Population
(2003)
 • Total1,000 (circa)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
9486
Area code(s)(+423) ...

Schaanwald is a village of Liechtenstein, located in the municipality of Mauren.

History[edit]

Prior to the establishment of the village, the Roman Empire had a presence here. Villas from that time period have been excavated at Schaanwald.[1]

Geography[edit]

The village is located in north-central Liechtenstein, close to Austrian borders of Feldkirch, on the main road from Schaan that links the country with Buchs (Switzerland) and Feldkirch. Nearest places are Mauren, Feldkirch and Nendeln.[2]

Transport[edit]

As rail transport, Schaanwald counts a train station on the Feldkirch-Buchs line. At the border of the town it is located a customs with Austria.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Smith, J.T. (February 2011). Roman villas : A study in social structure. London: Routledge. p. 283. ISBN 9780415620116.
  2. ^ 240060684 Schaanwald on OpenStreetMap

External links[edit]

Media related to Schaanwald at Wikimedia Commons