Heinerscheid

Summary

Heinerscheid (Luxembourgish: Hengescht) is a small town in northern Luxembourg, in the commune of Clervaux.

Heinerscheid
Hengescht
Former commune
Coat of arms of Heinerscheid
Map of Luxembourg with Heinerscheid highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Map of Luxembourg with Heinerscheid highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
Coordinates: 50°05′45″N 6°05′15″E / 50.0958°N 6.0875°E / 50.0958; 6.0875Coordinates: 50°05′45″N 6°05′15″E / 50.0958°N 6.0875°E / 50.0958; 6.0875
Country Luxembourg
CantonClervaux
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Websiteheinerscheid.lu

It was its own commune until its merger with Clervaux in 2009.[1]

As of 2015, the town of Heinerscheid has a population of 580.

Former communeEdit

The former commune consisted of the villages:

  • Fischbach (Fëschbech)
  • Grindhausen (Grandsen)
  • Heinerscheid (Hengescht)
  • Hupperdange (Hëpperdang)
  • Kalborn (Kaalber)
  • Lieler (Léiler)
  • Fossenhof (Fossenhaff) (lieu-dit)
  • Kaesfurt (Kéisfuert) (lieu-dit)
  • Kalborn-Moulin (Kaalber Millen) (lieu-dit)
  • Lausdorn (Lausduer) (lieu-dit) - partially shared with the Commune of Wäisswampech
  • Tintesmühle (Tëntesmillen) (lieu-dit)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fusion des communes de Clervaux, Heinerscheid et Munshausen". Legilux. Government of Luxembourg. Retrieved 13 June 2015.