Knud the Great, King of the Danes placed under the island to the Bishopric of Odense on Funen.
Church historian Adam of Bremen called
the island "Fembre" a rich farming country and
full of pirates who spare no passing
Danish King Waldemar II creates a earthbook including his possessions and income. Final terms of Fehmarn 36 villages and a "Castro." This fortified settlement of the growing town of Burg at femern, serves to protect the city harbor silted up in the 16th century under the present church hill of Saint Nicholas.
Castle Glambeck, with its city harbor is for protection of pirates and conquerors.
Saint Petri church, Landkirchen
Saint Nikolai church, Burg
Saint Johannes church, Petersdorfer
„Parochia" church, Bannesdorf
The island is firmly in the hands of the Church and is
managed via the "Keerkspilen" The city castle uses the
"Lübeck city rights", the landscape, the "Fehmarn Land Law" There were also differences in town & country time -.. Latter is half an hour before
Incited by the cruel "Fehmarn land law", the Danish crown and it's bailiff & judge, the island citizens changed their old seal with "Schauenburger nettle leaf" and call the Dukes of
Holstein Adolf VIII as their "rightful Lord."
Danish king "Erich the Pommer" destroyed on July 1, almost completely destroys the island and extinguishthe population. According to the legend, survived one of each – Mackeprang, Witt and Rauert.
The Schauenburger prince calls for the resettlement of the island with lower tax. Dithmarschians, Saxons and Holstein arrived.
Saint Nikolai extending the church
Martin Behaims - Erdapfel & Christopher Kolumbus - Amerika
Saint Nikolai building church tower
Establishment of a large half-timbered town hall on the market square at Burg.
Olaus Magnus publish his map „Scandinavia“
Map of Marcus Jordanus about duchies of Schleswig and Holstein - scale approximate 1:500,000
Abraham Ortelius published at Mai 20th the „Theatrum Orbis Terrarum“, the first collection maps in a book.
Count Johann passes by the Danish King Frederick
II a Lehnsfahne with a golden crown on lavender blue ground.
prohibits the Fehmarn Mansion,
Prince-Bishop Johann Friedrich from Eutin, the
residence and the country of the nobility "on
our Insul Femern." On the island there are at this
time 493 free farms and never serfdom.
Otte's "chronological statistical description of
the island of Fehmarn"
Dr. Georg Hansen "Historically, statistical representation of the island of Fehmarn.
Frederick VII King of Denmark, Duke of Schleswig and Holstein died on 15 Nov. 1863
Captain von Mellenthin conquered the island with
160 soldiers in nine fishing boats in the German-Danish War.
is annexed Schleswig-Holstein
incorporated as a "province" in Prussia.
The old town hall is being demolished in April after violent civil disputes and the
the new City Hall is at 22:11.
dedicated to the construction cost of 116 560 RM!
Steam ferry "Fehmarn"
Island Railroad from Fehmarn to Orth,
First plan for Sundquerung
American troops occupied the island. Lord X Fehmarn defended against the claims of Stalin.
Inauguration of the Fehmarn Sound bridge and
"bird flight line" with Puttgarden station.
Niederlechner sets the chronicle of the island
The Island has been cut off due to a snow disaster of the supply.
first Plan for fixed Belt crossing
After the reunification of the trade route across
Fehmarn important & Rostock loses will be
The island transform to City of Fehmarn
admiting to build the fixed Belt crossing