Remscheid is a city (113,703 inhabitants inhabitants end 2019). in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is, after Wuppertal and Solingen, the third largest municipality in Bergisches Land, being located on the northern edge of the region, on the south side of the Ruhr area.
Postmarks in Germany
Postal codes 42801-42899.
Allied Occupied Germany
Remscheid belonged to RPD Düsseldorf, PLZ 22a, in the British Zone of occupation.
Postmarks in German Empire
Lüttringhausen is a district (17.108 inhabitants end of 2008) of Remscheid.
The Prussian LÜTTRINGHAUSEN post office used the code 899, Kreis of Lennep, district of Düsseldorf.
Postmarks in North German Confederation (1868-1871)
The REMSCHEID-HASTEN post office opened in January 1864.
Postmarks in Prussia Rhineland province
REMSCHEID Kreis used a Postal code 1228 in Düsseldorf district.