Braunau am Inn Destrict

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Bezirk Braunau am Inn
Destrict
Kintra Austrick
State Upper Austrick
Nummer o municipalities 46
Area
 • Total 1,040.4 km2 (401.7 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 95,189
 • Density 91/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Bezirk Braunau am Inn is a destrict o the state o Upper Austrick in Austrick.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

While the Bavarie uprisin in 1705 an 1706 the kintra defense congress ( "Braunau Parliament") wis held in Braunau. In addition tae the leader Johann Georg Meindl born in Weng, Christian Probst reportit o ither leaders frae the court o Braunau; auld Hofbauer frae Wuerlach, the rotbartete Schwaiger, Schienkhueber zu Mitterndorf, Neuhauser zu Hochburg, Meindlsberger in office at Eggelsberg, the innkeeper o Ibm and Baron o Taufkirchen, who wis a ceevil servant there.

The destrict wis creatit in 1868.

Municipality structur[eedit | eedit soorce]

The destrict o Braunau am Inn is dividit intae 46 municipalities, includin three ceeties an five mercat touns.

Layin o 13 memorial blocks in 2006[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Cologne airtist Gunter Demnig laid 13 memorial blocks for Victims o Naitional Socialism on the 11t an 12t August in the destrict o Braunau am Inn. The umwhile "hame destrict o the Führer" is the first destrict or coonty in the German speakin pairts o Europe tae remind o Nazi victims in this form an in those proportions. Gunter Demnig haes placed ower 20,000 pavement stanes wi the inscription “Hier wohnte” (German for “here lived”) in front o the hooses o Nazi victims syne 1997. Housomeivver, this occurred maistly in ceeties, the invitation in landwart commonties remained the exception.

Municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

Touns (Städte) are indicatit in boldface; mercat touns (Marktgemeinden) in italics; suburbs, hamlets an ither subdiveesions of a municipality are indicatit in sma characters.

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]