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The rocks of the dead stone (Totenstein) and the stone Otten (Ottenstein) offer a picturesque view of the Old Town. The castle is enthroned with the St. George's Church on a protruding rock outcrop. These two buildings are the symbol of Black Mountain (Schwarzenberg).
The first known written mention of Black Mountain is from 21/12/1282: Vogt, Heinrich von Gera presented a certificate here in the city. It is about to assume with great probability that the castle was founded in 1150. At that time you may also assume that there must have been forty meters above the black water at the farthest point of the rocky spur found a watch-tower. A road led through this area to Bohemia already in 1118.

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A: Beeches of Stone Otten (Ottenstein) #1

door Rico Hentschel, 120 hier vandaan

We climbed massive rock Stone Otten (Ottenstein). It offers a picturesque view of the Old Town. The c...

Beeches of Stone Otten (Ottenstein) #1

B: A Piece of Old Railway Running Under Castle Black Mountain

door Rico Hentschel, 330 hier vandaan

We are on the route of the old railway line to Johanngeorgenstadt, which opened in 1883. This section...

A Piece of Old Railway Running Under Castle Black Mountain

C: Schwarzenberg / Ore Mountains, Steps to Church and Castle

door Rico Hentschel, 330 hier vandaan

I took this photograph late in the afternoon of 2nd Christmas Day. The St. George's Church was built ...

Schwarzenberg / Ore Mountains, Steps to Church and Castle

D: Schwarzenberg / Ore Mountains, Maybe the Most Ancient Locality Pyramid of the World

door Rico Hentschel, 340 hier vandaan

Panorama taken in the late afternoon. It's Christmas time now (but without snow). In the Ore Mountain...

Schwarzenberg / Ore Mountains, Maybe the Most Ancient Locality Pyramid of the World

E: Schwarzenberg / Ore Mountains, Stone Path - Looking to the Castle in Winter

door Rico Hentschel, 400 hier vandaan

The St. George's Church was built from 1690 to 1699. Next to it you may visit the castle Schwarzenber...

Schwarzenberg / Ore Mountains, Stone Path - Looking to the Castle in Winter

F: Looking Northeast Down to Black Mountain (Schwarzenberg) #2

door Rico Hentschel, 2.5 hier vandaan

We are located above the city district Heath of Black Mountain (Schwarzenberg) in the vicinity of the...

Looking Northeast Down to Black Mountain (Schwarzenberg) #2

G: Looking Northeast Down to Black Mountain (Schwarzenberg) #1

door Rico Hentschel, 2.5 hier vandaan

We are located above the city district Heath of Black Mountain (Schwarzenberg) in the vicinity of the...

Looking Northeast Down to Black Mountain (Schwarzenberg) #1

H: burning kilns of lime works (Langenberg/Erzgebirge)

door Thomas Fankhänel, 2.9 hier vandaan

This panorama shows two burning kilns of a lime works in Langenberg in Saxony. In the near, there is ...

burning kilns of lime works (Langenberg/Erzgebirge)

I: Pöhlbachschanze (ski-jump)

door Thomas Fankhänel, 4.1 hier vandaan

The ski jump "Pöhlbach" was inaugurated in 1949. Highlight of the events is the FIS Continental Cup c...

Pöhlbachschanze (ski-jump)

J: Look Down From the Balcony of the Ore Mountains (II)

door Rico Hentschel, 4.3 hier vandaan

Due to its predestined position the township Bernbach is called "Balcony of the Ore Mountains". Here ...

Look Down From the Balcony of the Ore Mountains (II)

Dit panorama is genomen in Germany

Dit is een overzicht van Germany

Germany? Before the beginning there was Ginnungagap, an empty space of nothingness, filled with pure creative power. (Sort of like the inside of my head.)

And it ends with Ragnarok, the twilight of the Gods. In between is much fighting, betrayal and romance. Just as a good Godly story should be.

Heroes have their own graveyard called Valhalla. Unfortunately we cannot show you a panorama of it at this time, nor of the lovely Valkyries who are its escort service.

Hail Odin, wandering God wielding wisdom and wand! Hail Freya, hail Tyr, hail Thor!

Odin made the many lakes and the fish in them. In his traverses across the lands he caused there to be the Mulheim Bridge in Cologne, as did he make the Mercury fountain, Mercury being of his nature.

But it is to the mighty Thor that the Hammering Man gives service.

Between the time of the Nordic old ones and that of modern Frankfort there may have been a T.Rex or two on the scene. At least some mastodons for sure came through for lunch, then fell into tar pits to become fossils for us to find.

And there we must leave you, O my most pure and holy children.

Text by Steve Smith.

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