The noble co-owners often settled in Frauenstein and built beautiful half-timbered houses which still stand in the village to the present day.
Built on a quartzite outcropping of the Spitzen Stein the castle was not intended as a defensive fortress, but rather as a watch-tower. The construction of the castle with its high walls and battlements gave protection to farmers in the area and led to the emergence of the village of the same name.Later, the castle was extended by a fore-castle with pond, as could be confirmed by excavations in the year 1943. Singles stadtallendorf Around 1300, Siegfried IV von Frauenstein sold part of the castle, along with surrounding property and its serfs, to Gerhard, the Archbishop of Mainz.It was derived from two old court seals, the SIGILLU(M) IVDICII VALIS FRAVWE(N)STEIN (with prints dating from 1545 to 1668) and another with prints dating from 1727 to 1791. George is the patron saint of the Roman Catholic church in Frauenstein.Both seals are depictions of the legendary battle of St. The color red is used to characterize Frauenstein's former position as a possession of the Archbishopric of Mainz.
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In 1866, the town - like all of Nassau - came under the control of Prussia.In 1544, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Mainz removed Frauenstein from under its parent community of Schierstein and made it an independent parish. After secularization, the church received major artworks from the dissolved monasteries of Eberbach and Tiefenthal, including a Baroque altar.Frauenstein is the western-most borough of the city of Wiesbaden, located in the Rhine Main Area near Frankfurt and capital of the federal state of Hesse, Germany.The borough has a population of approximately 2,400.Nassau was able to prevent Mainz's possessions in the area from growing by encircling the castle with a chain of five fortified farms: Sommerberg, Rosenkoeppel, Nürnberg, Groroth, and Armada.