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  • Schinderbrücke Schellerhau
    Schinderbrücke Schellerhau
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The Schinderbrücke, which leads over the Rote Weißeritz, is 230 years old and has been preserved as good as the original.
The chronicle reports that the Schinderbrücke was built from 1789 to 1790 and replaced a wretched wooden bridge. Near the Schinderbrücke there used to be the knacker's (Schinder's) homestead for the Altenberg office. The old Zinnstrasse, which led from Altenberg to Freiberg and where there was heavy traffic in the 18th century, went over this bridge. In addition to tin, charcoal in particular was transported for the Freiberg smelting works. The bridge survived all floods. In 1992 the building was reconstructed. The bridge is a listed building.
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Update: February 09, 2022

Public transport

Zug: Dresden - Heidenau - Altenberg

Bus: Linie 360 ab Dresden Hbf bis Altenberg

Linie 398 ab Teplice bis Altenberg

dann jeweils weiter mit der Buslinie 367 nach Schellerhau

Alternativ: Bus Linie 360 ab Dresden Hbf (ab Kipsdorf 367) - direkt von Dresden nach Schellerhau

Getting there

Über BAB17 - Abfahrt Bad Gottleuba - Lauenstein - Geising - Altenberg - Schellerhau

Über B170 - Dresden - Dippoldiswalde - Kipsdorf - Schellerhau / Teplice - Dubi - Zinnwald-Georgenfeld – Altenberg - Schellerhau


Sie können Ihr Auto auf dem Parkplatz direkt an der Brücke parken.


50.766214, 13.716441
50°45'58.4"N 13°42'59.2"E
33U 409482 5624612
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