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Posthouse Welse

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Hidden : 06/25/2007
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auf deutsch Historisches

Der Ort wurde erstmals 1050 als Welsin erwähnt. Dann wurde aus Welsin Welse. Beim Bau der eingleisigen Eisenbahnstrecke erhielt der Ort dann den endgültigen Namen Welsede.
In der Nähe des Caches befindet sich ein Schild mit Informationen zum Postweg Paderborn-Hildesheim.

„Beim Posthouse Welse“, so nannten die alten Welseder diesen Platz auf dem eine Art Schilderhaus stand, darin ein vom Dorf beauftragter Einwohner im 19. Jahrhundert und früher, die Personenpostkutsche erwartete.

english Historical

The little village was firstly mentioned as Welsin in 1050. Welsin changed later to Welse. Meanwhile the construction of a one-track railway it got its modern name Welsede.
Near the cache there is a sign with information of the old postal route from Paderborn to Hildesheim.

„At the Posthouse Welse“, this place was called by the old locals. There was something like a signed house in which a local was waiting charged to receive the postal-coach.

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