Ruedesheim am Rhein (DE)

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Rüdesheim am Rhein is a winemaking town (9,733 inhabitants end 2013) in the Rhine Gorge and thereby part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. It lies in the Rheingau-Taunus-Kreis district in the Region of Darmstadt in Hesse. It is famous for the Germania statue the Niederwald Niederwalddenkmal, celebrating the unification of the Empire of Germany, inaugurated in 1883. Not to be confused with Rüdesheim an der Nahe.

Postmark in Germany

Meter cancels

Meter cancel 2001
Meter cancel 2002

Postmarks in German Empire

NIEDERWALD in 1902.

Postmark in North German Confederation

Since 1 January 1868.

Postmarks by Thurn und Taxis

It used a postal code 203.