From Berlin by the main line of railway to Hamburg, and at the junction of railways to Stendal, Luneburg and Perleberg.
STENDAL, a town of Germany, in the province of Prussian Saxony, picturesquely situated on the Uchte, 70 m.
Stendal is the seat of a large railway workshop, and carries on various branches of textile industry, besides the manufacture of tobacco, machinery, stoves, gold-leaf, &c. The earliest printing-press in the.
Stendal was founded in 11, 51 by Albert the Bear, on the site of a Wendish settlement, and soon afterwards acquired a municipal charter.
When the mark was divided in 1258, Stendal became the seat of the elder or Stendal branch of the house of Ascania, which, however, became extinct in 1320.
See Gaze, Urhundliche Geschichte der Stadt Stendal (Stendal, 1873).
UELZEN, a town of Germany, in the Prussian province of Hanover, on the Ilmenau, east of the famous Liineburger Heide, at the junction of the railway connecting Hamburg, Hanover, Bremen and Stendal, 52 m.
He died at Stendal on the 11th of July 1535.
From Stendal, on the main line of railway Berlin-Hanover.
Of Stendal and 106 m.