Hechingen (DE)

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Hechingen is a town (18,741 inhabitants end 2013) in central Baden-Württemberg. It is situated about 60 km (37 mi) south of Stuttgart and 90 km (56 mi) north of Lake Constance. Historically in the Principality of Hohenzollern-Hechingen. The post was assumed by Thurn und Taxis, before incorporation in Prussia in 1868.

Postmark in Germany

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Postmarks in German Empire (1872-1945)

Bridge in 1928.

Postmarks in North German Confederation

Since 1 January 1868.


Cover to SIGMARINGEN with 1 and 2 kr Dienstmarken. Auction image.

Postmarks in Prussia (July- December 1867)

Postmarks by Thurn und Taxis

HECHINGEN Kreis used a postal code 305 by Thurn and Taxis, District of Hohenzollern. Kr